Get Involved

Together, we make a difference for thousands of Mohawk Valley residents. We utilize valuable contributions of time, talent, and dollars to meet the needs of our community. From volunteering, stepping up your contributions, to joining an affinity group, there are so many ways for you to get involved!


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

Workplace Campaign for Businesses

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

Get started. Contact Selma Lupardo at


Sponsorships with United Way are a great way to give back, tie yourself to a great cause and gain exposure for your company. Your business has many opportunities to become a sponsor of volunteer projects and activities, our affinity groups, and special initiatives. Learn more.

Find sponsorship opportunities. Contact Carli Rigthmier at

Donor Societies

Legacy Society

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 create a thriving community well into the future with a legacy gift to United Way of the Mohawk Valley. Learn more.

Leadership Society

Our Leadership Donors receive special recognition and benefits. Join our Leadership Society with a gift of $500 or more. Become a member.

Emerging Leaders United (ELU) Society

Emerging Leaders United members are committed, compassionate, and generous individuals dedicated to positively impacting our community. This group hosts a variety of opportunities to meet other individuals with similar professional and community interests while fostering philanthropy. Learn more.

Small Business Circle

Businesses that invest in their community can increase their brand’s value, strengthen customer loyalty, and create a meaningful work environment for their employees. Our Small Business Circle is an easy and affordable way for small businesses to make a big impact. Learn more.


With United Way MV's new Volunteers United platform, find and sign up for volunteer opportunities 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.

Share our Impact

Share United Way's message with your social networks. Are you on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn? So are we! Let your friends know about United Way of the Mohawk Valley and how they can help us help others.