Behind all our work, there are people like you who get involved in big and small — but always significant — ways to ensure a better future for our families and communities.
This is your United Way. This is your community. Lend your voice. Raise your hand. Make a difference. We’re here to connect you to opportunities to volunteer, to lead, to help people – and to connect you to other people who share your passion. Join us!
There is no better way to create change than to volunteer right where needs are being served daily. Hands On Charlotte, the volunteer arm of United Way, provides group and individual experiences across our region.Learn More
United Way engagement groups bring individuals of all ages and interests together to support the community. Choose the group that best fits you!
Unites African American trailblazers to lead, influence, support and teach our community in order to foster social equalityLearn More
Connects professionals, community volunteers and business leaders dedicated to making a lasting impact in the Charlotte region.Learn More
Every one of our events is an opportunity to build stronger ties to the community, and we welcome every family, friend, neighbor, and peer to join us. Whatever your interests, we've got something for you.View Events
Through the United Way Learning Network, we’re excited to offer a series of workshops and training events to help volunteers, nonprofits and community members learn essential skills to maximize their impact.
Creating opportunities for conversations is a powerful way to bring people together. Through United Way's Talk United event series, we have a chance to share, learn more about our neighbors and join in helping improve our community.
Advocacy is much more than lobbying. Use your voice to take a stand for what you believe in by sharing through your community groups, social media posts or emails to legislators.Share Our Stories
Your donations transform the lives of your neighbors every single day. When you give to United Way, we will ensure your investment makes the greatest impact in our community.Make a Donation
Our campaign volunteers have done some amazing things by pooling their passion, knowledge and resources. Start your own campaign today with family, friends or coworkers.Learn More