Running a United Way campaign is a great way to bond as a team while helping improve lives across our community.
Live here, give here! Your best philanthropic move is to make a difference that uplifts the entire community through United Way. As this region grows, our philanthropic footprint is growing as well, thanks to companies just like yours.
We’ll help build philanthropy that works for you with support from a United Way liaison, training and materials.Contact Us Today!
Develop your company’s United Way campaign using our checklists, best practices and fundraising themes and activities.Download Guide
This document provides you with everything you need to know about United Way of Central Carolinas.Download Guide
Share United Way’s videos in email, social media, on the intranet and at your campaign kickoff.View Videos
Lanitta got pregnant with her daughter at age 13 and soon felt overwhelmed without people or a place she could turn to for support.Watch Video
Unite Charlotte supports new and grassroots organizations in Mecklenburg County focused on improving racial equity and increasing social capital.Watch Video
United Neighborhoods works to change the odds for individuals and families living in the Charlotte region's most under-resourced neighborhoods.Watch Video
BOARD TRAININGS: United Way hosts a workshop that explores the paths to board service and the questions to ask before you sign up; the roles and responsibilities of nonprofit boards; and key questions and skills that are essential for board membership
COMMUNITY IMPACT EXPERIENCES: Poverty simulation experiences are designed to help participants understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family trying to survive from month-to-month. These experiences are simulations, not games, and based off of real family situations. The object is to educate participants to the realities faced by those who confront generational poverty in disregarded neighborhoods.
Poverty Simulation Print Outs:
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Volunteerism is one of the ways United Way brings people together to solve our most difficult problems and build a stronger community. When you volunteer with us, you’ll be sharing your time and talents with those who need it most.
View Our Corporate Volunteerism Opportunies like Special Events, Company-Led Volunteer Projects and Custom Projects.
Contact your United Way representative to learn more about these engagement opportunities or email us.
Leadership giving is the best strategy to grow your campaign and strengthen your community impact.Learn more
Companies can order directly from the United Way store to get Live United swag and decorations, including t-shirts, signs, balloons, bags and hats, notebooks and pens, and much more!United Way Store