United Way Campaign

Campaign launch coming soon!

Our 2018 campaign goal is to raise $270,000 for United Way Waterloo Region Communities.

Mark your calendars for our campaign launch on Tuesday, October 2 and show your support by helping us turn campus red. Decorate your office, dress up, share photos with #UWUnitedWay, and encourage your department to get involved.




  1. Sep. 20, 2018United Way campaign issues annual reportWaterloo sign turned red

  2. Sep. 19, 2018Supporters prepare for United Way launchpresident with campaign co-chair and coordinator

    President Feridun Hamdullahpur speaks with United Way campaign co-chair Kim Gingerich and campaign coordinator Landon Jennings at the United Way Kickoff lunch event.

  3. Sep. 17, 2018United Way Campaign kicks off with President's LunchCommittee Members


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  1. Oct. 2, 20182018 Campaign Launch: UW Goes Red for United Way

    On October 2, help us launch the annual University of Waterloo campaign in support of the United Way Waterloo Region Communities.

    Join in by wearing red or decorating your office red! Share photos of the red you see on campus on October 2 using #UWUnitedWay!

    Not on Twitter or Instagram? Send your photos to united.way@uwaterloo.ca

  2. Oct. 25, 2018Souper Thursday

    On Thursday October 25 we'll be serving delicious homemade soup in the STC lobby (by Starbucks) from 11:30am to 1:30pm. All proceeds will be donated to the University of Waterloo United Way campaign.

    Minimum suggested donation is $5 and we’ll have three types of soup, including a vegan option.

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  1. Oct. 11, 2016Kicking off the 2016 United Way campaign

    Tuesday, October 4 signaled the launch of the University of Waterloo’s annual United Way workplace campaign. Check out all the red highlights from across campus!

  2. Oct. 4, 2016Waterloo’s United Way campaign launches today

    How did black and gold go red?

    Thanks to volunteers across campus, the University of Waterloo went red today to support the university’s 2016 United Way campaign.  You can even find red cookies in Food Services outlets! Take photos of the red you see around campus and post them on Twitter or Instagram with the #UWUnitedWay hashtag.

    Some of our volunteers kicked it off a little early at the United Way Train Pull on Friday, September 23 when the University of Waterloo team took the trophy once again!

  3. June 27, 2016University of Waterloo United Way Campaign releases 2015 Annual Report

    We set a goal and we beat it again! At the beginning of 2016 we let you know that the University of Waterloo’s United Way Campaign had met its 2015 goal to help the community. Now you can learn more about the behind the scenes of the campaign by reading the 2015 Annual Report. The report reviews the highlights and impact of the 2015 campaign, the people behind the campaign and the fundraising events that bring the campus together every October.

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