Join Youth United and be a change-maker.
Youth United is a chance for you to inspire – to connect your passion with your community through United Way Winnipeg to bring real, hands-on change!
Join with other young people 16 to 24 focused on a better, more equitable Winnipeg.
To learn more or to get involved contact Samantha Procyshyn, United Way’s Youth United Manager, at 204-924-4265 or email sprocyshyn@UnitedWayWinnipeg.mb.ca
Events and Opportunities
A favourite Youth United event is the Youth Day of Caring. At a Day of Caring youth come together to help non-profit Winnipeg agencies that are essential to the health and well-being of our city. It’s a great way to learn about, meet, and help out the change-makers in our community!
Grants and Scholarships
Youth United Grant Program
The Youth United Grant Program awards grants to youth-led projects that contribute to positive social change in Winnipeg.
STEP 1: See if your project or idea qualifies. Click here to review the criteria.
STEP 2: If you meet the criteria, submit a grant application. Click here for a fillable PDF.
STEP 3: Received funding? Looking for the Project Report Form? Click here.
Youth Leaders in Action Scholarship
Youth Leaders in Action Scholarships recognize and celebrate young community leaders who are making a difference in the lives of others.
Application information will be posted later this fall, 2016.
The Youth United Committee would like to recognize Great West Life for their continuing support of our various programs. It allows hundreds of young volunteers aged 16-24 to work together with United Way agency partners, schools, and other non-profit organizations to gain skills, meet friends, and learn about our community and its issues while helping make it better for us all. Thank you!