As a donor to United Way you are creating hope and possibility for thousands of individuals, families, children and youth through your support of a network of local social service programs. You have the power to help address the immediate needs of the most vulnerable people across the Capital Regional District, as well as the root causes of social issues to create sustainable change.

There are several ways to give to United Way Greater Victoria. Simply choose from the options below — each directly supports vital social services in the community:

Online
Making a monthly or one-time donation is quick and easy. Donate here today!

Phone or Mail
Call our office at 250-385-6708 or send a cheque payable to United Way of Greater Victoria and mail to:
201 – 633 Courtney Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1B9

Workplace

Interested in learning more about how to set up payroll giving or to start a workplace campaign? For information, please contact Hazel Braithwaite, Director of Community Campaign at (250) 220-8947 or hazel@uwgv.ca.

Gifts of Securities
A gift of securities— stocks, bonds or mutual funds—is one of the most cost- effective ways to support United Way. As well, capital gains tax is not applied to a donation of shares of publicly-held securities donated in kind to the United Way of Greater Victoria. We welcome calls from financial advisors, donors and corporate leaders to discuss individual interests and how we can best direct your gift.

For information or to discuss your gift of securities, please call (250) 220-7379. Download our gift of securities form to notify us and use with your broker here.

Transformational Gifts
Major and legacy gifts can literally change the lives of hundreds – even thousands – of vulnerable children, families and seniors in our community. There are many ways United Way can work closely with you as your social impact advisor to maximize the impact of your gift. Transformational gifts include:

Sponsorships
For years, United Way has been a leader in partnering with local businesses to help achieve their philanthropic goals. By sponsoring an event or community initiative with United Way, your company will gain access to audiences throughout Greater Victoria. Whether you are looking at targeting a specific market or a wider public audience to promote and enhance your profile and brand, expand network connections or engage employees in a meaningful experience, United Way has a sponsorship opportunity that will meet your business needs.

To learn more about partnering with United Way, please contact Brittany Decker, Director of Resource Development at (250) 220-7381 or brittany@uwgv.ca.

We value our donors and pledge to operate ethically in all manners of our relationships by adhering to the Donor Bill of Rights.

 Our Legal Name:  United Way of Greater Victoria                                                                        

Our Charitable Business Number: 119278224RR0001

Questions? Contact Donor Relations at (250) 220-7388 or laura@uwgv.ca.