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Are you looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in someone’s life? Do you want to help make your community a better place to live? Join United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin – together we’re stronger.

Why Volunteer at United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin?

The success of United Way depends on committed citizens who serve in a volunteer capacity, giving selflessly of their time and talents. These thousands of volunteers are supported by our dedicated staff. We also have generous corporate partners and suppliers. Most importantly, we have thousands of donors who support our team – many of these year after year.

Now more than ever, we must show our belief in our community and work together to make incredible things possible.

  • We can provide support for the hungry, homeless, and vulnerable.

  • We can build strong, safe and cohesive communities.

  • We can support services to individuals and their families when they are facing personal struggles and challenges.

  • We can ensure residents have access to the equipment and services they need to live healthy lives.

  • We can help seniors participate fully in community life.

  • We can give families the tools they need to give children a good start.

United Way of Guelph Wellington Dufferin has been serving our community for more than 75 years. Thanks to the generosity of thousands of donors and the hard work of our funded agencies, we have improved the lives of children, youth, adults, families and seniors living in Guelph and Wellington and Dufferin County.

How Do I Volunteer at United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin?

Volunteers make amazing things happen!

Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give once, or give every week.

Volunteering with United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin gives you the opportunity to share your time and skills to help those in need. During our fundraising campaign (September – December annually), we have general office, event, and committee opportunities.  Outside of Campaign, please inquire with our office to see what opportunities might be available.

Local programs. Local results. All we need is YOU.

Do you have unique skills and a great idea about how to help United Way? Feel free to contact us. We would love to hear from you. Common opportunities include general office help and assistance with events.

Looking to volunteer with one of our funded agencies?  Many of the agencies who receive United Way funding post their volunteer opportunities with PIN: The People and Information Network or Volunteer Dufferin.