The United Way annual campaign is the largest community fundraising effort, helping thousands of people through collective action, raising funds that will then be invested in local programs. 70% of funds raised are through workplace campaigns. United Way volunteers, staff and sponsored employees provide tools and resources to support volunteer-led fundraising campaigns in the workplace
For information and tools that will help you run a successful campaign, please contact United Way at 613-542-2674 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Campaign Materials Request Form: If you require additional materials for your workplace campaign, fill out this form and return it to the United Way office.
ECC Training Sessions: These sessions will help you plan an effortless campaign, learn from your colleagues at other workplaces, increase participation, answer frequently asked questions and deal with common workplace campaign challenges. For more information, please call 613-542-2674 or email email@example.com
Canvasser Training Sessions: These sessions provide an overview of the United Way, canvassing tips and techniques, addressing challenges and spotting opportunities to support your canvassers throughout their workplace campaign. To arrange a training session, please call 613-542-2674 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign (GCWCC) is a charitable giving campaign developed exclusively for federal employees and retirees in Canada. If you are from a federal department or workplace, please visit the GCWCC website.
Please find below a variety of effective ways to make a positive impact in your community through the United Way KFL&A.
Every dollar you donate changes lives locally.
Every dollar you donate makes a difference in your community. It’s never been faster or easier to donate to the United Way. Simply click here to make an online donation or click on the “donate now” button at the top of the page.
As another quick and easy option, you can download the Individual Gifts Pledge Form and return it by regular mail, email or in-person.
Gifts of appreciated assets, such as securities and real estate are very popular and may provide you with even greater tax benefits than charitable gifts made in cash. Donations of publicly listed securities to United Way are exempt from all capital gains taxation.
The Leadership Giving Program is made up of individuals who contribute $1,200 or more through the annual campaign. We invite you to join us and demonstrate your leadership. Together, we’ll empower and inspire change to ensure our community is strong and resilient – today and always.
By harnessing the power of time, you can make small, regular payments on a life insurance policy that will grow over the years to produce a truly major gift for United Way of KFL&A.
The Eternity Fund is the permanent endowment fund of the United Way. When you make a donation to the Eternity Fund, the money is invested and the principal is preserved. Only the income earned is used to support essential services and programs, ensuring your gift will benefit future generations.
The United Way KFLA has many sponsorship opportunities available including event sponsorship, material sponsorship and our banner program. Find out how you can help sponsor the United Way.
Thank you to our volunteers and work sites across KFL&A for their hard work, dedication and leadership. Their efforts ensure that resources and valuable assistance will continue to be available for individuals and families in our community who need it the most.
To recognize their efforts and the contributions of the employees in these workplaces, the United Way annually gives out awards based on employee participation and contributions .For a list of our Workplace Award Winners visit: https://www.unitedwaykfla.ca/2018-workplace-volunteer-award-winners/