Get Involved

Be a part of the change!

We seek to harness the caring power of our community through the valuable contributions of time, talent, and dollars. From volunteering, stepping up your contributions, to joining an affinity group, there are so many ways for you to get involved. Explore these options today!


There are many ways to make a gift to United Way of the Mohawk Valley. You can donate online, mail us a check, run a workplace campaign, become a sponsor, gift stock, leave a legacy, and more. Learn more.

Workplace Campaign for Businesses

Local businesses have a unique opportunity to make an impact with our "Workplace Campaign." This structure makes it easy for you and your employees to give back through United Way. Our team works with you to create a custom, easy-to-impliment, program to meet your company's giving goals. Learn more.

If you're interested in starting a workplace giving campaign at your business or have questions, conact Carli Sterling at

Partnering with United Way with a sponsorship is a great way to give back, tie yourself to a great cause and gain exposure for your company. There are many opportunities for your business to become a sponsor, from annual events and activities, to affinity groups, and special initiatives. Learn more.

For more details on sponsorship levels and benefits, or to sponsor an upcoming opportunity, contact Maggie Williams at or 315-733-4691 ext. 226.
Planned Giving

Our long-standing connection to our community has allowed us to successfully identify and solve pressing needs in our region since 1921. You can help us create a thriving community well into the future with a Legacy Gift to United Way of the Mohawk Valley. Learn more.

For more information about how to support United Way of the Mohawk Valley through planned giving, contact Carli Sterling at or 315-733-4691 ext. 235.


With United Way's new Volunteers United platform, find and sign up for volunteer opportunity anytime! You can even track your volunteer time, join a volunteer team and sign up for automatic notifications from your favorite non-profits. Learn more.

Emerging Leaders United

This unique and dynamic group offers members opportunities to personally contribute towards improving lives through volunteerism in support of United Way of the Mohawk Valley's community impact strategies focused on education, health, and financial stability.

Emerging Leaders United members are committed, compassionate and generous individuals who are dedicated to making a positive impact throughout our community. This groups hosts a variety of opportunities to meet other individuals with similar professional and community interests while fostering philanthropy. Learn more.


United Way hosts several annual events that raise funds, engage people and organizations, and foster conversations to help us make an impact in the Mohawk Valley. Join us at one of our many events. Learn more.