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Help us build a stronger York County.

Through United Way, your contribution will support the building blocks of better lives and stronger communities!

Join us and become a part of the change.When we reach out a hand to one, we can influence the condition of all.

 

Want to mail a check? Make check payable to "United Way of York County" and mail to: United Way of York County, P.O. Box 727, Kennebunk, ME 04043. Please include contact information, and whether you prefer your donation to be anonymous.

The issues facing York County residents are more complex than any one individual or organization can address on their own. Through your generous contribution, together we can improve lives in York County.

What does United Way of York County do with your donation?
We make every dollar you give do more for the people who need help most, right here, right now.

How does United Way of York County use your information?
Our donor's trust is of utmost importance to us. United Way of York County will not sell, share or trade a donor's personal information with any other entity nor send mailings to our donor on behalf of other organizations. This policy reflects our commitment to maintain the highest integrity in order to protect and ensure donor privacy.
To the extent that any donations are processed through a third-party provider, our donor's information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation. 

How does United Way of York County build a stronger community?
We're an organization made up of community volunteers from across York County, so we're uniquely qualified to objectively assess local needs and fund the best programs to meet those needs. We pool resources to maximize impact, and we carefully measure results.

You can support the United Way of York County in a number of ways:

 

Bring a United Way Workplace Campaign to your business or provide a corporate or individual gift and help us create opportunities to improve lives and LIVE UNITED!

Last year, 120 organizations - large businesses, small businesses, school districts, non-profits, and municipalities - impacted lives in our community by running workplace campaigns to support United Way of York County. Please see our Community Campaign page for more information or contact Chiara Cyr to find out how you can be a part of our Community Campaign.

 

Our Leaders' Circle Members - those who contribute $1,000 or more annually - play an integral role in our ability to make a positive, lasting change in people's lives. On behalf of everyone who will benefit from your generosity, the United Way of York County thanks YOU. Please visit our Leadership Circle page for more information on what it means to be a Leadership giver or contact Barb Wentworth.

 

The needs of the community are constant. Because we are committed to the long terms needs of the community, we are establishing a Planned Giving program. Please contact Barb Wentworth for more information.

 

  • Memorial Gifts

Remembering family or friends is another way to make a long term investment in our community. Memorial and honorary gifts will be a benefit to others in future generations.

To make a memorial gift, please contact Vicki Swerdlow at United Way of York County (vswerdlow@buildcommunity.org, 985-3359).

 

  • Membership Donation Programs

There are a number of opportunities to make an indirect donation to United Way of York County via new or existing memberships.  What a simple way to direct a donation to United Way of York County!

  • Opinions for Good: By participating in Internet-based market research, you're providing United Way of York County a recurring stream of donations. Earn money for UWYC through Op4G.
  • TD Bank Affinity Program: If you're an existing TD Bank customer or plan on opening a new account, TD Bank will make an annual contribution to United Way of York County based on each of your existing accounts through their Affinity Membership Program. Learn the details here