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United Way works to improve lives by mobilizing our community to create lasting social change.
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305 Wood Street, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada Y1A 2E7

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Apply for Funding

United Way Yukon provides grants of up to $10,000 on an annual basis to eligible registered non-profit organizations for projects/programs that benefit Yukon communities and fit within our focus areas, #Unignorable issues such as poverty and social isolation. Applications for projects taking place in 2020-21 must be submitted by 5 pm on February 7, 2020. These are reviewed by the Community Engagement and Investment Committee in accordance with existing United Way Yukon policies. Its recommendations are subject to final approval by the Board of Directors. 

How To Apply

First, read the Funding Application Instructions

 

Second, complete the Application for Project Funding. You may need to complete an Interim Report as well if you have received United Way funding for a 2019-20 project.

 

Third, in anticipation of a grant being awarded, sign the 2020-21 Funding Agreement to support a timely turnaround of funds.

 

Where To Apply

United Way Yukon prefers applicants to submit their application form and funding agreement by email: unitedway.yukon@gmail.com  Your organization may also mail these documents to PO Box 31731, Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 6L3 or drop off in person at the United Way Yukon office at 305 Wood Street in Whitehorse.

 

Three Priority Areas

 

United Way Yukon invests in three priority areas. We recommend that all applicants review the following information to help ensure a common understanding of how we want to work with community partners to show our #LocalLove.

 

All that kids can be 

Supporting kids and youth with resources to grow up healthy and transition into adulthood. More ...

 

From poverty to possibility 

Building individuals’ financial stability and independence through access to healthy food, affordable housing and employment. More ...

 

Healthy people, strong communities 

Developing the capacity of people to care for themselves and families by creating opportunities and places for social interaction. More ...