100 WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

You can be a Hand Raiser and Game Changer in our 100th Anniversary Year.

 
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VOLUNTEER

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LET'S PHILANTHRO-PARTY

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GET SOCIAL

  • Tell 100 people why your Give, Advocate and Volunteer
  • At your United Way company kick off, have everyone stand in the shape of a One-Zero-Zero and take a bird’s eye view picture
  • Snap a selfie, tag @uwci using the hashtag #uwci100 and tell us why you are a hand raiser or game changer in your community
  • Send us #TBT photos of you or your company supporting United Way through the years
  • Add United Way to your volunteer experience on your LinkedIN page
  • Find a compelling news article on uwci.org and share with your social network using #uwci100
  • “Like” UWCI on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter
  • Share the first time you became involved with United Way on @uwci
  • Share our YouTube videos on your social media and tag #uwci100
  • Join the conversation online about Mental Health Awareness and Mental Health Courts
  • Tell us why you fight for neighbors in Central Indiana
  • Watch videos from the 2018 Simulcast and share your favorite story on social media
  • Share retro photos from your company’s first United Way Campaign
  • Identify the person at your organization who has given, advocated or volunteered with United Way for the longest time
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ACT

  • Nominate a community advocate for UWCI@100's 100 Heroes
  • Co-brand a UWCI@100 foam hand with your company logo
  • Share information about 2-1-1 with someone in need
  • Thank 100 other hand raisers and game changers
  • Encourage a high school student to apply to Youth Leadership United
  • Thank your child's teacher in support of United Way's education initiative
  • Tour a Great Families 2020 recipient site
  • Call your legislator and thank them for the pre-k expansion
  • Download United Way of Central Indiana's Community Impact Report
  • Wear your LIVE UNITED t-shirt while at the gym
  • Give a high-five to anyone wearing a LIVE UNITED t-shirt
  • Run the Mini-Marathon or other race in your LIVE UNITED t-shirt
  • Encourage a friend or peer to apply for Leadership United
  • Do 100 jumping jacks for 100 days
  • Invite us to speak with your company leadership about how we can partner together
  • Start a workplace wellness committee at your office
  • Clean up a vacant lot or park in a struggling neighborhood with a group of friends
  • Show your support by putting United Way signage in your office window
  • Compliment a stranger every day for 100 days
  • Rake leaves, shovel snow, clean gutters or wash windows for a senior citizen in your community
  • Serve on a nonprofit board or committee
  • Take a meal to an elderly person in your neighborhood
  • Nominate your company's CEO for United Way's Exceptional Executive Award
  • Tell us about how you have a new solution to an old problem in our community
  • Share healthy eating strategies from our partners at JumpIN with your local elementary school
  • Tour one of of our partner agencies
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GIVE

  • Ask ten friends to donate $10
  • Donate $100 to United Way
  • Become a member of Emerging Leaders
  • Collect 100 jars of coins from your area elementary schools and donate to United Way
  • Endow a gift
  • Plant a garden and deliver the fresh food to a local United Way agency that serves individuals and families in our community
  • Become a member of Women United
  • Build a "tiny library" and donate it to a United Way agency
  • Donate blankets to a homeless shelter
  • Become a member of Diversity Leadership Circle
  • Donate to United Christmas Service
  • Donate to the Winter Assistance Fund
  • Get your friends and family to sponsor you on a 100 mile walk or bike ride
  • Donate an item to the Red Caret Gala silent auction
  • Ask your company to be a sponsor of an affinity group event
  • Add United Way to your Will
  • Become a member of LINC
  • Coordinate a book drive and donate 100 books to ReadUP
  • Donate your gently used professional attire to an agency supporting individuals getting back into the workforce
  • Organize a hygiene kit build for our area homeless and homeless youth
  • Post a photo in your LIVE UNITED t-shirt and pledge to donate