Your story can make all the difference
The change we make in our communities wouldn’t be possible without donors like you. Part of your legacy will be that you helped make our region a better place to live.
Whether you’re a recipient or donor, a volunteer or a partner, your story can move others to help change lives. Check out the stories below, and be inspired to add your own. We want to hear from you!
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What inspires you to give back to your community?
Share your story in just three easy steps, fill out the form below, review, and submit.
Not sure how to begin? Check out our “thought starters” first, for ideas to help you frame your story in a powerful way.
In what way(s) have you chosen to donate? I.e time/financial
What/who inspired you to become a donor?
If you were motivated to support United Way East Ontario because of a personal experience: what impact did it have on your life? Or the lives of your family or community?
What does being part of United Way East Ontario’s impact mean to you?
Describe your partnership with United Way East Ontario.
How long have you been a partner?
What/who inspired you or your company/group to get involved with United Way East Ontario?
Tell us about your company/group values.
If your partnership includes financial giving: what makes this a good fit for you?
We will be in touch with you before sharing your story on our website or social media channels.
Get in touch
Have questions, need more information or want the chance to discuss further?
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be in touch with you soon.