Welcome

  • I Give Because...

    The United Way allows me to combine my donation along with Yale to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.

    Gloria Hoda, Digital Officer
    Office of Public Affairs & Communications

  • 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 important for me to give back.

    Scott Strobel, Vice President
    West Campus Planning & Program Development

  • I Give Because...

    We give because we care.

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

  • I Give Because...

    In giving, I value everyone.

    Tamar Gendler, Dean
    Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • I Give Because...

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

    Chris Brown, Director
    New Haven Hiring Initiatives

  • I Give Because...

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

    Rebecca DeSalvo, Associate Director of Admissions & Financial Aid
    School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

  • I Give Because...

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

    Julia Adams, Master
    Calhoun College

  • I Give Because...

    Every person deserves to live a serene and fulfilling life.

    Riold Furtuna, Finance & Operations Coordinator
    Microbial Pathogenesis, School of Medicine

  • I Give Because...

    New Haven deserves to be outstanding!

    Shane Quinn, Assistant Director
    Audience Services, School of Drama

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:

75 % of the region’s chronically homeless were housed during the 100 Day Challenge to End Homelessness
800

high-quality early care and education programs provided for young children

270K meals served at soup kitchens and shelters

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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