Get Involved

Working together for the common good – that’s what United Way KW & Area is all about.

Collectively, we can achieve far more in this community than any one individual – or any one organization – could ever hope to accomplish. All it takes is teamwork and the desire to create change.

How can you get involved with United Way KW & Area?

Attend a United Way KW & Area Event – Showcase your community spirit by attending one of United Way KW & Area’s events, or a United Way KW & Area supported event.

Hold a Special Event – Bring people together and raise funds for United Way KW & Area by holding your own special event. Encourage others to create change in our community. Please contact  for more information.

Run a Workplace Campaign – Workplace campaigns are about far more than just collecting funds. They also bring awareness of social issues to local workplaces.

Lend Your Corporate Support – For organizations looking to become involved with United Way KW & Area or long-time supporters looking to grow their involvement – we offer a variety of corporate support opportunities.

Be a Sponsored Employee – This program offers employees the opportunity to join forces with United Way KW & Area for a 15 week period. Serving as an extension of our team, sponsored employees develop new skills, build new business networks, and, most importantly, help make a difference in our community.

Volunteer – A huge part of our strength comes from volunteers. Individuals from all walks of life donate their time in a diverse range of roles that enhance our ability to change community conditions for the better.


United Way KW & Area sincerely thanks organizations, labour, and individuals that come together to make this community a strong and inclusive place to live. We are pleased to give recognition to those who have gone ‘above and beyond’ in their support of our work. Thanks to their commitment, we’re able to fulfill ours.