Welcome to United Way Kolkata
United Way of Kolkata is a premier non-profit organization established November 2011 to leverage corporate, employee and leadership talent for community development. UWK was started with support of Mr. Gulshan Sachdev, MD, Quaker Chemical India Ltd and also a National Executive Committee Member of AMCHAM India, under leadership of Mrs. Debjani Roychowdhury, formerly with the US Consulate and also consolidated the Kolkata chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce.
UWK is a chapter of United Way Worldwide, which tops the list of the worlds 15 largest charities. With a presence in 41 countries with 1800 local affiliates , United Way Worldwide is not only the largest non-profit, but an integral part of communities around the world.
Equal opportunity and quality of life for all and a synergized corporate and civil society investing in society.
We focus on Education strategies that provide strong foundation , benefit communities and ensure future growth.
UWK endeavors to help youth to get stable economic base with job training ,vocational courses and more.
UWK is working to build Healthy community by imparting health education and providing medical facility.
UWK is supporting and empowering special children with medical facilities, education and other needs.
“Happiness doesn’t result from what we get, but from what we give.”