Partner with United Way

When you join forces with United Way East Ontario, you can make a real, measureable impact on the lives of those who need it most.

Join other organizations from Prescott-Russell, Ottawa, Lanark and Renfrew Counties in building sustainable, long-term solutions to the pressing issues facing our communities. You can help address issues like youth homelessness, employment for newcomers and people with disabilities, isolated seniors, those experiencing mental health and addictions challenges, or vulnerable kids who need support to reach their full potential.

Why partner with United Way?

Engage employees in the community. Build belonging in your organization.
  • Increase employee retention
  • Improve employee morale, pride and loyalty
  • Provide fun, innovative and informative team building opportunities
  • Help employees give back to their community
  • Develop a culture of supporting others and changing lives
  • Strengthen your organization’s profile as an active community leader

In designing the right partnership for your organization, there is an opportunity to build a program that best fits with your corporate social responsibility goals. You can make a targeted corporate gift to a specific issue, involved your team in giving, or join special events in our city that support United Way East Ontario’s work.

Here are some of the options when you are building a partnership program with us:

Philanthropic Giving
  • Employee giving
  • Corporate gifts
  • Matching gifts
Sponsorship
  • Visibility and branding
  • Affinity program support
  • Third-party events
  • Signature events
  • Publications and research
Attracting Talent
  • Youth employment
  • Workers with disabilities
  • Integrating skilled new Canadians and Immigrants

Community Action Days

Work together with your team and take action in the community. Volunteers have the opportunity to roll up their sleeves and donate their time, skills and expertise to help in this team-building experience.

Community Builder Awards

Every year we celebrate those who have made a lasting impact on our community. They all have one very important thing in common—a local love that inspires them to make a difference.

Seeing is Believing

There is no better way to understand the needs of our community than to experience the powerful supports that are make change happen. It's your opportunity to understand other people’s realities and find out more about our work.
A photo of Bryce Conrad from Hydro Ottawa.

Hydro Ottawa’s CEO on supporting community

Ottawa’s local power distribution company has a long history of community support. We sat down with Bryce Conrad to get his take on why.

Ready to make a difference?

Join the hundreds of organizations that are teaming up with us to enhance their social responsibility and make a difference for those in need.

Your support along with our expertise in understanding the neighbourhoods where you work gives us a unique advantage to create a strong and unique program that achieves a measurable impact and hits home.

Get in touch with our of our workplace philanthropy team member below. They will help your organization implement a custom corporate social responsibility program. 

Mark Belanger
Director – Strategic Partnerships
T: 613.228.6754
E: mbelanger@unitedwayeo.ca

Sue Hutton
Director,  Workplace Philanthropy
T: 613.228.2504
E: shutton@unitedwayeo.ca