United Way's Big Spirit

Canada's most generous Community

Thanks to the generous donations from the entire Wood Buffalo region to United Way, year after year, Fort McMurray has been named the most generous community in Canada!

The United Way in Wood Buffalo supports over 60 organizations and programs, including the Family Crisis Society, the Pastew Place Detox Centre, Centre of Hope, Search and Rescue, and a host of others.

Since 1979, the United Way has raised over $46 million in Wood Buffalo. The United Way’s dedicated board of directors includes representatives from industry, religious groups, education, the business community and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

  • To learn more, visit the Fort McMurray United Way website.