Community Impact

United Way invests in building stronger communities, and supporting vital programs and services that help people live vibrant and resilient lives.

United Way has invested over

$1,025,000

Deacon Chelsea and Malcolm smiling at the United Way Kick Off Luncheon

11,501 lives were changed through investments in 32 programs, 29 partner agencies and 1 coalition across Central Alberta.

Last year we connected:

1601

Donors

35

Programs

170

Organizations

9

Initiatives

113

Volunteers

to improve lives locally, in three important areas

Poverty

One person in poverty is too many. We focus on strategies that reduce or break the cycle of poverty for residents in Central Alberta.

Education

It takes more than academics to succeed in life. Positive attitudes, adaptability, organizational skills and interpersonal behaviours all fuel future potential.

Wellness

Well-being fluctuates throughout life. An unexpected crisis can impact anyone, anytime.

Funding Opportunities

United Way has been engaging community support for critical programs throughout Central Alberta for more than 50 years. To learn more about our funding opportunities, select funding options below.

We currently offer two grants year-round. You can learn more about these opportunities, including eligibility criteria, by clicking on their name below.

Professional Development Grant Guidelines
Capital and Equipment Grant Guidelines

You can apply to these grants through our online grant site. Click on the button below to access our grant site.