United Way Overview

  • www.unitedway.org
  • Alexandria, VA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1887
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Grantmaking 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

3.8
71%
Recommend to a Friend
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Brian A. Gallagher
Brian A. Gallagher
189 Ratings
10 Jan 2021
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"Good company"

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai

I worked at United Way full-time for less than a year

Pros

Nice team and good reach into different development areas

Cons

Their salary bands are not very high
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Diversity & Inclusion at United Way

3.7
(26 reviews)

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United Way Interviews

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Positive67%
Negative16%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online61%
Employee Referral14%
In Person8%
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    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at United Way (Denver, CO) in Dec 2020

    Interview

    Because of COVID it was through zoom. It went really good and it was easy to talk to the person. Very kind and makes you feel comfortable. It's a great place to get involved and learn.
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Company Updates

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United Way

31 Aug 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

6 Aug 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

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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What is health insurance like at United Way?

...Health insurance is expensive, experiences are different depending on department...

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