Families and individuals trying to get back on the path to self-sufficiency are given a second chance thanks in part to the generous support our corporate partners.
We can help your company with:
• Understanding the issues in our community
• Engaging employees in volunteering
• Providing advocacy opportunities
• Facilitating employee giving
• Developing an effective corporate giving strategy
Whether your company is creating its corporate philanthropy plan for the first time, trying to enhance its community impact, or looking for new way to engage employees, ask us to help. We’re experts at running successful workplace campaigns that make positive changes in our community through giving, advocating and volunteering.
Why United Way
When you partner with Orange County United Way, you’re gaining a strategic partner for aligning your corporate philanthropy with your business goals.
As an international organization that impacts up to 50 million lives across the globe each year, with a presence in nearly 1,800 communities across 40 countries, the United Way brand is recognized throughout the world for creating major change through philanthropy, volunteerism and advocacy.
Partnering with Orange County United Way at your workplace is a great opportunity to see the inspiration and impact of people coming together to change conditions in our community.
Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities
From helping build and manage employee fundraising teams to aligning corporate social responsibility with business goals, United Way Orange County provides meaningful opportunities to give back to the community.
Working alongside coworkers and families to interact with community members
Corporate partners lend their best and brightest to assist United Way’s efforts
The Auto Club of Southern California is the 2017 recipient of the Dimensions in Giving Award. This award is the most prestigious United Way honor and recognizes the corporate partner that truly impacts our community through the most dollars raised for United Way’s Community Impact Fund, active volunteer service and an overall commitment through contributions of time, leadership, resources and a spirit of giving.
During the 2016/2017 workplace giving campaign, The Auto Club of Southern California generously raised nearly $500,000 towards United Way’s Community Impact Fund. In addition, The Auto Club has compassionately shared their time and talent becoming the driving force of change in Orange County through volunteer activities and donation drives.
Johnson & Johnson’s charitable giving and participation in philanthropic causes is one of the defining elements of their credo. Johnson & Johnson is extremely active within the work of United Way including representation on our Campaign Cabinet and support through sponsoring special events and conducting an extremely successful workplace giving campaign raising nearly $280,000 for United Way’s Community Impact Fund empowering their employees to make a difference in the community where they live and work.
Ernst & Young continues to be one of Orange County United Way’s top corporate partners. Once again, Ernst & Young was recognized for having the most Tocqueville Society donors at United Way’s 2017/18 Rally for Change event. Sponsoring the Women’s Philanthropy Fund Breakfast, Rally for Change and Emerging Leaders group in addition to having representation on our Board of Directors, Campaign Cabinet and affinity groups are just a few ways that Ernst & Young stays a leading partner with United Way. They also run an active workplace giving campaign that raises over $300,000 for our community. Ernst & Young employees also give their time and talent during a number of volunteer giveback days throughout the year.
Corporate Partnership Opportunities
For corporate volunteer activities, please visit Get Connected, one-stop platform for volunteer opportunities. For individual inquiries, please contact Doug McKay, Director, Engagement Strategy, at 949.263.6125 or via email.