United Way Overview

  • www.unitedway.org
  • Alexandria, VA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1887
  • Non-profit Organisation
  • Grant-Making Foundations
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

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The United Way network contains 1,800 independent and autonomous organizations located in approximately 40 countries. Each United Way sets its own priorities. Generally speaking, United Ways envision a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential ...
Mission: Each United Way has its own mission, based on its strategic priorities and the direction set by its independent board. The best source of information on the United Way in which an individual is interested is that organization's individual website. Generally speaking, the mission ...

United Way Reviews

3.9
69%
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52%
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Brian A. Gallagher
Brian A. Gallagher
216 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Fantastic management and benefits"

Sep 13, 2021 - Analytics in Edmonton, AB
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Pros

Fantastic work life balance. Management seem to really care about work well being and personal growth. Benefits are excellent.

Cons

As a non profit don't expect silicon valley money
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Diversity & Inclusion at United Way

3.7
(128 reviews)

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United Way Interviews

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Negative16%
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In Person8%
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    Made it to the second round of interviews. The person who was supposed to conduct the second interview was unable to interview me so someone else stood in. Ended up having to reach out to them to get an update after the second interview.
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Company Updates

August 31, 2019
After eighteen months of designing the prototype, United Way Worldwide is ready to launch the "Modern United Way". This new way of working will be piloted by United Way Bay Area. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMl65
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United Way Worldwide & United Way Bay Area enter new affiliation | United Way Bay Area
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August 6, 2019
United Way, California Capital Region, is addressing the woeful lack of financial literacy in America by introducing the concept of saving to the very youngest students--kindergarteners! With a seed of $25 donated to each student's account, they kicked off the college savings of these youngsters and their families. The Young Leaders Society that launched this program know they're on the right track. Studies show that if a child has even a small amount saved for college, he or she is three times more likely to attend and four times more likely to graduate. So, they partnered with SAFE Credit Union and California Assemblymember Kevin McCarty to offer the K2C Program. The class of 2030 will certainly thank them! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMeYX
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Its Never too Early to Start Saving - United Way California Capital Region
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United Way Awards & Accolades

  • United Way of Southwest Michigan - Best Nonprofits to Work ForNon Profit Times2019
  • Best Places to Work in Kentucky (Small/Medium)Kentucky Chamber of Commerce2018

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