Each year, almost 400 local organizations partner with United Way by running an annual fundraising campaign to support critical health and human service needs in our community. It is the largest annual fundraising campaign for our community. Many people choose to make a donation through their place of employment with payroll deduction, cash, check or credit card.
Benefits to Your Organization and Employees
A healthy community attracts new business, leads to a stronger labor pool, and improves the quality of life for everyone. Partnering with the United Way of York County is also a way to:
Meet your organization’s philanthropic goals – we make it easy for your company to get involved and achieve your philanthropic or community based goals.
Build trust and increase goodwill among customers by giving back to the community.
Energize your employees. Focusing your organization toward a common goal helps build morale and teamwork.
Offer a simple, convenient, and efficient way for your employees to support the community and causes they believe in.
Connect employees to their community -- United Way matches employee volunteer teams with great opportunities to help our community.
- Provide information about services, enabling employees to use them for themselves, friends and families.
Tools for Your Workplace Campaign
United Way of York County strives to provide you with all the tools your organization will need to run a successful workforce campaign:
A Campaign Manager assists you each step of the way to provide direction and support in the brainstorming and execution of your campaign events, including scheduling a partner agency speaker and attending you employee meeting(s).
The Campaign Toolkit provides additional direction and tools to help you organize your best workplace campaign.
Logos and campaign materials are available to help you promote your United Way campaign.
Have an idea that would be great for your company? Let us know and we'll make it happen!
If Your Company Doesn't Run a Campaign, Why Not Start?
Take the first step in being a company that invests into the foundation of York County.
Are you ready to bring your company on board with the team that makes great things happen?
To get started, please contact Chad Myers, Director of Resource Development, at 717-771-3801.
Pictured (above, left): Teri Clinton, York Traditions Bank
For further information about United Way of York County, please view the Frequently Asked Questions page.