Welcome to United Way
of Island County, Washington
Readiness Calendars will be out in the community soon for
you to pick up or you can click on link for instant access.
OAK HARBOR'S NATIONAL NIGHT OUT IS HAPPENING AGAIN!
(sponsored by Oak Harbor Lions Club)
TUESDAY, AUGUST 4TH, 2015
3:30PM - 7:30PM
LOCATION: FORT NUGENT PARK (RAIN,
WIND OR SHINE!)
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!
donors and corporate champions for participating in our 2014/2015 Campaign!
2014/2015 Campaign Dates: August 15 - October 31, 2014
Help do your
part by contributing to your employee campaign, make a
one-time donation via mail or in-person, or donate online.
Be a part of the change.
United Way is an
organization that brings volunteers, individuals and companies
together throughout Island County to mobilize community
resources to measurably improve people’s lives. Businesses and
individuals can respond to multiple charity requests through
one effort and agencies can raise more money much more
efficiently than by conducting separate workplace campaigns on
With an annual campaign
each fall, United Way of Island County is able to fund ten
partner agencies (twelve programs) which fall into the United
Way Collective Impact Areas of: Education, Income, and
Health. The dollars pledged through the fall United
Way campaign are collected and distributed the following
calendar year to those agencies.
There are United Way
agencies and programs you may not have heard of before. What
makes United Way so effective is that clients who are served
by some of those lesser-known programs do not fall through the
cracks. With just one gift, whether you use payroll deduction
or write one check, you are helping those in your community.
United Way knows that
people like you really want to make a difference in your
community. You want to help others. We want to be your
We will bring together
people from all across the community, people from government,
business, faith groups, nonprofits, and ordinary citizens – to
take the issues that matter most.
United Way is focused on
the bottom-line results – the lives we change and the
communities we shape.
resources to measurably improve people's lives.