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United Way works diligently to keep costs low so your donation has the greatest possible impact in the community. United Way of Calgary and Area's fundraising ratio continues to be among the lowest of all Canadian charities.

We work with the accounting firm Deloitte LLP, ensuring our financial statements are accurate and we operate in a fiscally responsible manner. With a focus on outcomes, we strategically deploy these resources to measurably affect the lives of all Calgarians.

2015 Investments

90% invested in communities; 10% fundraising costs

In 2015, our community impact investments broke down like this:

57% in agency programs and building capacity of our agency partners; 21% in multi-partner collaborations; 6% in social sector and government system level change; 16% directed by donors to charities of their choice as part of their gift to United Way




2006 Reports

Annual Report
AGM Minutes
Audited Financial Statements