Welcome

  • I Give Because...

    I want to help children in New Haven thrive.

    Lynn Cooley, Dean
    Graduate School

  • I Give Because...

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

    Chris Brown, Director
    New Haven Hiring Initiatives

  • I Give Because...

    In giving, I value everyone.

    Tamar Gendler, Dean
    Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • 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...

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

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

  • I Give Because...

    New Haven deserves to be outstanding!

    Shane Quinn, Assistant Director
    Audience Services, School of Drama

  • I Give Because...

    I want to invest in the community in which I’ve raised my family.

    Jonathan Holloway, Dean
    Yale College

  • 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

  • I Give Because...

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

    Julia Adams, Head of College
    Calhoun College

  • I Give Because...

    I hope to inspire others to pay it forward in the community.

    Rebecca DeSalvo, Director of Enrollment Management & Diversity Initiatives
    School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

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