• I Give Because...

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

    Chris Brown, Director
    New Haven Hiring Initiatives

  • I Give Because...

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

    Marvin Chun, Master
    Berkeley College

  • I Give Because...

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

    Julia Adams, Master
    Calhoun College

  • I Give Because...

    We give because we care.

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

  • 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...

    In giving, I value everyone.

    Tamar Gendler, Dean
    Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • I Give Because...

    It's the right thing to do.

    Robert Colonna, Director of Admissions
    Graduate School

  • I Give Because...

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

    Tina Saller, Senior Administrative Assistant
    Woodbridge Hall

  • I Give Because...

    I want to help children in New Haven thrive.

    Lynn Cooley, Dean
    Graduate School

  • I Give Because...

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

    Jonathan Holloway, Dean
    Yale College

The Yale community recognizes that United Way occupies a unique role among all the nonprofits in the area: the organization is changing the odds for families and communities by working toward lasting solutions, not short-term charity, 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

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