Welcome

  • I Give Because...

    New Haven deserves to be outstanding!

    Shane Quinn, Assistant Director
    Audience Services, School of Drama

  • I Give Because...

    It's the right thing to do.

    Robert Colonna, Director of Admissions
    Graduate School

  • I Give Because...

    We have a larger community in need and United Way connects the funding to the right issues, education, health and income.

    Cherice Dykes, Assistant Administrator
    Human Resources, School of Medicine

  • I Give Because...

    Through United Way, one person truly can make a difference.

    Julia Adams, Master
    Calhoun College

  • I Give Because...

    It’s a rewarding way to give back to New Haven.

    Marvin Chun, Master
    Berkeley College

  • 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...

    We give because we care.

    Teretha Brooks, Jennifer Novicki and Rochelle Goodwin, Admin Asst.
    Internal Medicine, Pulmonary

  • 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...

    The New Haven community enriches the lives of my family and it’s important to give back.

    Susan Gibbons, University Librarian
    Yale University

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:

250+ # of homeless individuals housed
270K

meals served at soup kitchens and shelters

350K meals and nearly 50,000 bags of food to individuals and families in our region in 2014

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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