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United Way creates lasting change in Calgary and throughout the surrounding area by supporting families and individuals to overcome poverty, ensuring all kids are successful, and building strong communities.

We know our city will only be great if everyone has the support and opportunity to thrive.


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Poverty impacts well-being, health, and overall quality of life.

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United Way supports kids’ success, helping them create, grow, and graduate.

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Connecting Calgarians helps to build and strengthen our city.

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About United Way

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Since 1940, United Way has worked locally to build a great city for all.Learn More


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