COVID-19 Eligibility

In helping to administer the New Horizons Senior Program and the Together we are strong campaign, the Applicant must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Be a registered charity and be able to include their Charitable Number;
  • Be a registered Canadian municipality; or
  • Be a registered municipal or public body performing a function of government in Canada, including the below list of NWT First Nations as determined by the Canadian Revenue Agency:
    • Acho Dene Koe First Nation
    • Deninu K’ue First Nation
    • Gwich’in Tribal Council
    • Jean Marie River First Nation
    • Ka’a’gee Tu First Nation
    • K’atl’odeeche First Nation
    • Liidlii Kue First Nation
    • Łutselk’e Dene First Nation
    • Sahtú Renewable Resource Board
    • Sambaa K’e First Nation
    • Smith’s Landing First Nation
    • Tłı̨chǫ Government
    • West Point First Nation
    • Yellowknives Dene First Nation

If you have questions about your organization’s eligibility, please contact the United Way by email at or by phone at 1 (867) 669-7986.