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WAYS TO GIVE

 

When you give to United Way, you make a difference by helping to bring lasting change that improves people's lives. 

Join us and together, we can LIVE UNITED.

 

Workplace Giving

Our local United Way has been serving communities throughout Central Washington for over six decades.  Our ability to provide funding to various agencies and programs depends heavily on the generosity of our local businesses and community members.  Our 2022/23 Harvesting Hope Campaign presents an opportunity for companies large and small to run a workplace campaign.  Our team will coordinate with your company to show how employees can give back and contribute financially, even if it is a dollar per period.  Every little bit counts!  We also make it easy and seamless through automatic payroll deductions.

We have seen over 400 workplace campaigns over the years and many of the participating businesses have said that their employees feel good about giving, knowing that what they contribute is going to those most in need.  Many company leaders have also mentioned that employee morale and retention is greater knowing that the company cares enough to invest in the community.

To start a workplace campaign for your business please call 509-248-1557 or email Richard Perez, Director of Development at richard@uwcw.org.

Campaign Toolkit

When you support United Way of Central Washington by donating, volunteering or advocating, you join an exceptional group of game changers, problem solvers and difference makers.  United, we take on our region’s biggest challenges and we couldn’t do it without people like you.

This Online Toolkit is designed to provide you with the resources you need to build a successful partnership with United Way.  Below is a menu of support materials that are available to you.  Please check back periodically for updated and additional resources.  For questions, please contact your United Way staff at 509-248-1557.

Quick Links

Brochures

One Page sell sheet

Stories

Pledge Form

Combined Funds Drive

Every October, UWCW partners with Washington State and it’s employees to run their campaign drive.  It is an effort to empower Washington public employees and retirees to strengthen their local communities through funding and support.  State and higher education employees can contribute to United Way of Central Washington’s campaign through payroll deduction.

You may make your contribution to United Way of Central Washington #0316741 (serving Yakima and Kittitas Counties.  Please visit the WA State CFD Page (insert link).

Small Business 365

United Way of Central Washington is proud to start a new program called Business 365.  It’s an opportunity for businesses to make a financial contribution that is easy and affordable.  We are joining forces with local, small businesses like yours to invest in programs that create sustainable, positive change in our communities. 

Your participating in Business 365 unites you with other businesses with a common goal.  It is an opportunity to engage in networking as well as an exclusive recognition event during the campaign year.  We also make it feasible for your giving by breaking up your gift over 12 months.  Please view the three levels of giving below and the benefits to your company that go along with it.

 

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Corporate Giving

Our corporate partners’ commitment to the work of United Way directly impacts thousands of lives every day.  We are grateful to partner with such civic minded leaders as we fight for better outcomes for all our communities in Central Washington.  We are stronger because of individuals and organizations like you!