Where Has United Way Invested in Tompkins County This Year?

United Way of Tompkins County has a framework in place to assess where the greatest needs are in the community and where each dollar should go to make the most impact. By investing together, our community can overcome challenges and help everyone find their path to a brighter tomorrow!

How Did We Decide Where to Invest?

Where Did It Come From?

The significant majority came from you as donors. Here is where you collectively invested:

Then, United Way adds funds from 'undesignated' gifts, long-term investment income, and earned income. Here is how these decisions look in budget format:

How Can I Donate Today?:

These results are impacting our community this year, while we raise funds for NEXT. If you haven't had a chance yet, you can GIVE or PLEDGE today!

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Download a pledge card here!

Call: 607-500-GIVE


If you usually give outside the workplace, you should have received a letter from us. If you have not and would like one, please call or email us!

As we have for over 100 years, we are doing it all again! Thank you to those who have helped us get to 35% of our $1.8 million fundraising goal so far!

Mark Your Calendars for


on November 16th!