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UNITED WAY OF BLOUNT COUNTY
COMMUNITY IMPACT FUND
Gifts to this fund are distributed yearly to social service programs benefiting Blount County. Local volunteers annually research and audit the programs to determine that donor funds are being used responsibly.
A group of companies/organizations that run its employee campaign in the month of August before the general campaign kicks off to help set the pace. This group is made up of approximately half from Major Firms and the other half from the other divisions of the campaign.
This division consists of the 8-10 largest accounts for United Way.
This division is your mid-size and smaller businesses by trade groups: finance, real estate, retail, transportation, communications and insurance.
This division consists of mid-size and smaller businesses in building trades and industry.
These are small businesses including retail and restaurants. They are also structured by geographic solicitation.
This division includes physicians, attorneys, dentists, accountants, architects, engineers and other miscellaneous professionals.
This division is made up of all government employees, all public and private school personnel, colleges and nonprofits.
This division includes individuals, retirees and civic clubs.
THE PILLARS SOCIETY
This division is made up of leadership givers (individuals and/or households) that give $1,000 or more to United Way.
ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE SOCIETY
This division includes leadership givers (individuals and/or households) that give $10,000 or more to United Way.
This is a group of individuals who communicate with the business community, serve as advocates for United Way, participate in events and assist with the campaign.
A group of companies that gives $350 above and beyond its corporate gift to cover all the meals at meetings that United Way has over the course of a year.
COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING
This volunteer committee is responsible for getting the United Way message out. They produce all marketing materials and work closely with all media.
This division is made up of various special fundraising events held throughout the year. Money raised goes toward the annual campaign.
INTERESTED IN BEING INVOLVED IN ONE OF THESE DIVISIONS?
Welcome to our Online Campaign Toolkit. Approximately 200 local companies and organizations hold workplace campaigns annually. Workplace campaigns enable employers and employees to receive valuable information about the needs being addressed in our community, to have the opportunity to positively affect lives, and to contribute to UWBC through the convenience of payroll deductions.
Included in this section is information on the campaign elements included in the printed Campaign Guide. All of these files are printable. Most are Adobe PDF files. To read and print these files, you will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer. If you don’t have it, you may download it free at the Adobe Acrobat Reader Download Site.
If you would like to contribute to our campaign, but are unsure whether your employer participates in workplace giving, please give us a call at (865) 982-2251.
WORKPLACE CAMPAIGN TOOLKIT
SUCCESS STORIES/SOCIAL MEDIA
Success Stories in Health, Education & Self-Sufficiency
Video – April, Trinity Dental Clinic
Video – Ruby, Legal Aid of East TN
Video – Raylea, Big Brothers Big Sisters of East TN