Partnering with United Way
When you partner with United Way, you create opportunities to engage your employees more deeply in their communities. You activate the process of permanent, positive change. And you connect your brand to a unique, trusted nonprofit that's enlisting millions to change the world. Together, we fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community.
Become a Corporate Partner
Running a United Way workplace campaign is a great way to foster teambuilding while helping your employees give back to the community. Your partnership with United Way of Central Kentucky provides employees with year-round opportunities that complement their contributions to the campaign, while meeting your corporate social responsibility goals and providing the highest level of public visibility for your company's partnership.
By becoming a United Way Corporate Partner, employees get:
- The chance to learn about resources and programs available through United Way, including referrals to nonprofit community partners, volunteer opportunities, parenting programs, tax preparation services, prescription medication discounts, and financial education.
- Convenient giving options including payroll deduction, one-time gifts, reoccurring credit card payments, invoicing, and more.
- Assurance that their donations are invested in local solutions to address the area's most urgent needs.
We provide all the tools necessary to host a workplace campaign - customizing materials, leveraging our promotional network, and sharing best practices to help make your campaign easy, effective, and rewarding. Learn about some of the many resources available for your campaign on Campaign Central.
An online venue that allows nonprofit agencies to promote their volunteer needs and connects individuals with the many ways they can make a difference in our community. Opportunities currently listed online include mentoring at-risk children, landscaping projects, and more. Users can go to centralkyserves.org at any time to respond to these needs.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance: $2,500 - $5,000
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides free tax preparation services to low-income working families to ensure that they receive all the tax credits that they are eligible for while returning thousands to our community.
2-1-1 Hotline & Resource Database: $5,000 - $10,000
Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 2-1-1 is a free, confidential health and human services referral hotline which connects those in crisis with local nonprofit agencies and programs.
Way to Work: $1,000+
Helping members achieve success through a network of comprehensive employment and barrier removal services. Learn more about Way to Work, in partnership with Goodwill Industries of KY, here.