Two United Way staffers smile at United Way's campaign kickoff

Working locally to improve lives

We work locally to make Calgary a great place for everyone to live. Our staff and volunteers work with people from across Calgary and the surrounding areas of Chestermere, Cochrane, High River, Okotoks, Strathmore, and Airdrie to end poverty, help kids succeed, and build extraordinary communities.

Our vision: A resilient and caring community where everyone thrives

Our mission: Mobilizing communities for lasting social change

Our purpose: To improve lives through the power of communities


Karen Young, President of United Way of Calgary and Area, celebrates with staff during United Way's campaign kickoff

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United Way staff celebrate together at United Way's campaign kickoff

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