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Leadership Giving

A Better Windsor-Essex Starts with You. Be a Leadership Donor.

Leadership donors help United Way improve neighborhoods in Windsor and Essex County that need it most. Join a group of leaders determined to make a difference where we live. Leadership donors power change in the community by supporting local programs and services through individual contributions to United Way.

Anyone Can Be a Leadership Donor

As a Leadership donor, you’ll become part of an unstoppable force for change. Donors like you power our work in the community. Leadership donors make individual gifts of $1,200 or more.

What Your LOCAL LOVE Can Do


Ensures children and youth have the supports they need in and out of school.


Helps families access healthy food and local mental health services.


Supports a skilled local workforce, ready for the 21st Century job economy.

Benefits of being a Leadership Giving

Depending on your level of giving—Bronze ($1,200-$2,499), Silver ($2,500-$4,999), Gold ($5,000-$9,999) or Platinum ($10,000+)—we offer benefits to match. That includes recognition in our Leadership Honour Roll as well as great tax incentives and:

  • Personal, one-on-one connections with United Way staff to discuss the impact of your gift on Windsor and Essex County.
  • The chance to engage with United Way-funded programs.
  • Opportunities for personalized recognition.

To receive more information about how your dollars are helping the community, email or subscribe below to automatically receive newsletters and other information about the impact of your gift. Please note United Way does not share mailing lists with any external organization without your express consent.

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