Welcome

  • I Give Because...

    I want to help those who don't have a voice.

    Donna Espenberg, Director
    Dept. of Therapeutic Radiology, School of Medicine

  • I Give Because...

    It’s one way I can help the New Haven community.

    Chris Brown, Director
    New Haven Hiring Initiatives

  • I Give Because...

    As I once read, the only compelling reason why we’ve been given more than we need is so that we may help those who have less than they need.

    Claire Criscuolo
    Owner, Claire's Corner Copia

  • I Give Because...

    It’s important for me to give back.

    Scott Strobel, Vice President
    West Campus Planning & Program Development

  • I Give Because...

    I believe that all children, no matter where they start out in life, deserve opportunities that can help them be successful.

    Marty Wallace, IT Associate Director
    Information Technology Services

  • I Give Because...

    I enjoy helping people – we all need help at one time or another.

    Tina Saller, Program Administrator
    International Affairs

  • I Give Because...

    It's the right thing to do.

    Robert Colonna, Director of Admissions
    Graduate School

  • I Give Because...

    The best message any of us can send is that we care about our neighbors and invest in our community’s future.

    Ronnell Higgins, Chief, University Police
    University Police Department

  • I Give Because...

    In giving, I value everyone.

    Tamar Gendler, Dean
    Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • I Give Because...

    I want to help children in New Haven thrive.

    Lynn Cooley, Dean
    Graduate School

The Yale community recognizes that United Way occupies a unique role among all nonprofits in the area: the organization is changing the odds for families and communities by working toward lasting solutions, focusing on education, income, and health.

Did you know?

Yale will match up to $100,000 for new or increased payroll donations with a gift to United Way. Here are some of the ways you’ve had an impact:

200 # of chronic homeless individuals housed, read a personal story
2,366 public school students served by United Way’s work in the New Haven Trauma Coalition
4,677 low income families received free income tax preparation

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From the President

United Way provides critical support to the communities in which we live and work. The Yale-United Way partnership is a hallmark of our commitment to New Haven and the region.

President Peter Salovey '86 PhD