Ensure a Strong Community for Tomorrow

You can help ensure a strong community where everyone can thrive, well into the future, by leaving a gift to United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin in your will.

For decades, we’ve partnered with donors, partner organizations and local leaders to create strong and thriving communities. But, as times change so do the needs of our region. United Way’s role leading a shared responsibility for social good, means that you can trust that your future gift will be used to address whatever pressing social issues face our community at that time.

How to include United Way in your Estate plans

Thank you for considering including United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin in your will.  A bequest of any size can make a significant impact.

There are a number of legacy giving options including bequests, gifts of life insurance, gifts of RRSPs and others. Each have different types of tax benefits.

We recommend that you consult with your lawyer, accountant, financial planner or insurance agent to help you decide what kind of planned gift would be best for you and your family. 

Once you have decided, your professional advisor will include the appropriate wording in your will.

To include United Way ensure that you note:

  1. Our legal name: United Way Community Services of Guelph and Wellington
  2. Charitable Registration Number: 10745 7053 RR0001

If United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin is already in your will, trust, or other estate plans – thank you! We’d love to know about your plans. Please contact Trish Scott at 519-821-0571 x 31 or trish@unitedwayguelph.com.