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Letter from United Way

Dear Faculty and Staff of Walla Walla University:

This year United Way allocated over $268,000 to our valley through programs such as Meals on Wheels, Camp Fire After School, Emergency Health & Human Services, Adult Literacy, Domestic Violence, and Home Team/ Parent Aide, to name a few.  These programs have a common theme; each address Health, Income, and Education, which we strongly believe impact quality of life and are a basic human right for every person.  When you chose to donate to United Way, you do so with peace of mind because each year we recruit a committee of diverse community members to review applications for funding requests and make site visits to each of the agencies applying.  Community members volunteered over 350 hours to ensure your hard earned dollars are used in the most impactful way in our community.

United Way of Walla Walla County is thankful for the generous support of the staff and faculty at Walla Walla University and we believe that you share in the same values we have mentioned above.  It is our request that you continue this tradition of giving and invite those that have not, to join us in participating in this year’s United Way campaign.

Quick facts about your donation:

  • Working together can create lasting changes through United Way:
  • Your donation goes farther by partnering with others.
  • You can contribute directly to your community and improve lives.
  • Your support for local programs targets the most pressing needs and focuses on the root causes of our community's greatest challenges.

To view United Way of Walla Walla County’s online brochure, click the link below.

Great News!  This year no paper forms are needed to donate.  Please click the link below to donate online and utilize the fast and easy payroll deduction contribution that helps make our community better.

NOTE: Donations must be received by 5:00pm on Thursday, December 28, 2017 to go into effect for 2018.

Thank you for your generosity and consideration.

Christy Lieuallen
Executive Director, United Way of Walla Walla County
www.unitedwayww.org

Last update on December 14, 2017