What are the benefits of partnering with United Way?

Our work would not be possible without the support of our corporate partners
Globally we have relationships with 280 of the Fortune 500 companies.
Nationally we partner with 20 businesses – large and small – including over 170 employees who volunteered their time, treasure and talent last year.
We invite YOU to be a part of the change. Great things happen when we LIVE UNITED.

We offer:
A co-ordinated response to the numerous unsolicited fundraising calls
Saves you time and money by helping you decide who best to support and how
An active demonstration of Corporate Social Responsibility
Charitable donations reduce the amount of a company’s taxable income and so reduces its income tax payable
With staff involvement it enables a team approach to supporting community need
Donations to United Way earn the Company/ Business a tax credit amounting to one third of the total amount of the gift
UWNZ is part of a worldwide organisation operating under global standards
UWNZ has an active volunteer board of respected business & community leaders providing governance & oversight

A partnership with United Way shows employees and clients that your business has an ongoing commitment to supporting disadvantaged children and families, by helping them to reach their full potential.
We are a global organisation with a local impact. This means:
We share our access to worldwide best practice, knowledge and ideas
We are experienced in delivering integrated national and international community programs
We have local community credentials and unparalleled cross sector relationships
We can scale innovation nationally and internationally
Money donated by your organisation will improve outcomes for disadvantaged New Zealand communities
In 2010, United Way became the first non-profit brand to make Forbes’ list of ‘The Top 50 Most Valuable Global Brands’