Consider United Way of Central New York your conduit for community change. We want to partner with you to make lasting improvements to the community where we live and work.

Running a United Way campaign in your workplace is a great way to inject creativity, excitement, and positive energy into your workforce. Volunteering as an Employee Campaign Coordinator is not only challenging and satisfying, it may be a career, or even a life-changing, experience.


Campaign Toolbox

The Campaign Toolbox is set up every year to provide you with everything you’ll need to run a great campaign.

2016 New Hire Brochure

2016-17 Overview Piece

2016 ECC Shopping List

UWCNY Frequently asked questions

2016 ECC Guide

Campaign Report Form

2016 Speakers Bureau Guide

2016 UWCNY pledge card

2016 UWCNY pledge card no step up

2016 Spanish pledge card

2016 Step Up Alternative Entry

2016 Table Tent A

2016 Table Tent B

2016 Table Tent C

2016 dollar goal poster

2016 percentage goal poster

2016 agency poster

2016-17 generic poster

2016-17 generic poster B

Step Up 2016 poster

2016 Step Up brochure

2-1-1 informational flyer

2016 video series:


2015 video series:

2014 video series:
Monica’s storyThanks to help from you and Aurora of Central New York, Monica Johnson lives an independent life, in spite of her blindness.  PrideTake pride in knowing your United Way pledge makes lasting change in our community.
 Pride :30Thirty-second “Pride” video spot.
2013 video series:
On PointCaly needed a push in the right direction and a little help along the way. On Point for College provided both, and Caly’s dreams of graduating from college became a reality. Clover CornerAt 88, Gloria needed a place where she could socialize, have a decent meal and just get out of the house for a few hours each day. She found that and more at Clover Corner.
Samaritan CenterWhen Frank returned home to Syracuse, he found himself homeless and hungry. The Samaritan Center made sure Frank had nutritious food each day and the staff helped get him back on his feet.

Speakers Bureau is a service offered by United Way designed to enhance your campaign meetings by providing a dynamic speaker from one of United
Way’s funded programs. United Way has over 100 speakers ready to share their first-hand experiences with you. Learn more.

e-Pledge is United Way of Central New York’s online campaign management tool. Your campaign can run more efficiently with the power of the internet. e-Pledge is not a replacement for your United Way campaign and campaign activities, it is simply
replaces the paper pledge card with an easy, super efficient online pledge system. Learn more


Here’s a collection of letter templates you can personalize and use to help get the message out:

CEO Endorsement Letter for Employees

CEO Endorsement Letter for Leadership

CEO Endorsement Letter for Retirees

CEO Thank You Letter

Sample Emails and Letters

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