Category Archives: Campaign

Great things happen when we LIVE UNITED!

Another successful annual meeting! Every year in early March, we gather with 1,000 of our friends – donors, advocates and volunteers – as the official conclusion to United Way’s annual campaign. The theme this year was “What happens when we … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday, Charitable Giving & Tax Deductions

In true Throwback Thursday fashion, I’m reminiscing about my testimony before Congress, two years ago, to maintain the charitable deduction. Did you know your financial contribution to United Way’s work in education, income and health or another qualified nonprofit organization, … Continue reading

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Warning! Volunteering with United Way is addicting!

Guest blog post by Melinda McNutt, loaned executive with United Way of Greater Cleveland It is important for us to connect with our volunteers and learn why they choose United Way when they donate their time. Volunteers are the heart … Continue reading

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Football on Sunday. In the Huddle on Tuesday.

Guest blogger, Jabaal Sheard is a linebacker for the Cleveland Browns and United Way of Greater Cleveland’s Team NFL ambassador. Hometown Huddle! We’re off the field, but yet still driven by team work. It seems like yesterday we built a … Continue reading

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United Way’s nontraditional pancake flip was terrific, awesome and impressive

We still flipped pancakes! But, this year our Campaign Kickoff and Pancake Flip was different. On August 28, United Way launched the campaign by flipping and serving pancake breakfasts to 8,500 scholars in 17 Cleveland schools. Hosting our kickoff at … Continue reading

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A Home Run for United Way Donors

Guest blogger, Gabe Malemud is a United Way of Greater Cleveland Young Leaders Corporate Chapter Chair at Key Bank and Humanitarian Society Donor. WOW! United Way of Greater Cleveland recently hosted a great appreciation event for members of their Humanitarian Society … Continue reading

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Help Wanted: Seeking Passionate United Way Advocates

We’re hiring! United Way is looking for Loaned Executives (LEs) for United Way’s 2014 annual campaign. LEs are ambassadors for our organization and help ensure a successful campaign by motivating our community to give, advocate and volunteer. It takes an … Continue reading

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