Campaign Tips and Tools

Steps to Running a United Way Campaign

We know planning and executing a United Way Campaign takes a lot of work - don't feel overwhelmed! These Steps to Success will help you run an efficient and effective campaign. And, don't forget that we are here to help you every step of the way!

Step 1: Plan your Campaign
Step 2: Set Goals
Step 3: Educate and Inspire
Step 4: Ask
Step 5: Thanking and Recognition
Step 6: Remit: Campaign Wrap-up

Thank you for LIVING UNITED and turning stories around for those in need!

How to talk about United Way

Need some extra help educating your committee and employees? View and download these helpful resources:

2-1-1 Overview
Agency Partner List
Volunteer United Brochure
Cause Campaign Sell Sheet
Community Facts 
Community Results Scorecard
Success Stories
United Way Fact Sheet
Your Weekly Gift

Design Files and Sharefile Site

Themes, Games and Incentives

Here are some great ways to have fun!

Event ideas
Incentive ideas 
Games and quizzes
Campaign themes

*Please remember - Money raised at special events (e.g. bake sales, auctions, etc.) is treated differently for IRS purposes. Please download the Keeping it Legal Overview for more information.