Advocate

LEND YOUR VOICE. GET INFORMED.

Here are 8 ways you can become an advocate for United Way:

  1. Tell your friends about your involvement with United Way and what we do.
  2. Write a letter to the editor. United Way needs people who are passionate about education, income and health to make some noise.
  3. Send a letter to your elected officials. Visit our Public Policy Page to find out what United Way is working on and join us.
  4. Wear the shirt. You'll be able to spark a conversation when you wear our LIVE UNITED shirt.
  5. Join a walk or run in memory or in honor of someone you know or participate for a specific cause.
  6. Become a Sponsored Executive for United Way. The Sponsored Executive Program helps United Way keep fundraising expenses down and provides a great learning and growing opportunity for individuals ready to make a difference. Sponsored execs are mainly hired during campaign season and help the thousands of companies that run campaigns conduct a successful campaign.
  7. Link to our web site.
  8. Sign up for our newsletter and keep up–to–date on issues affecting our community.