Community Engagement

We are proud to be leaders in the pathway to a stronger tomorrow, and our committment to lasting change stretches far beyond the work inside the walls of United Way.


United Way Community Engagement

United Way supports speciality programs and experts in areas that help us realize our community goals by investing in  programs and through extensive involvement in strategic planning, volunteerism, advocacy, and promotion of many community inaitives. Schools, businesses, agencies, families, advocacy groups and the list goes on... we all work together toward one common goal: to make the world a better place to live, work and grow by strengthening systems that promote education, income and health. Together, we accomplish so much more.

Community Involvement

  • United Way of Illinois Board of Directors/Executive Committee
  • Decatur Area Education Coalition
  • Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce
  • Mt. Zion Chamber of Commerce
  • Clinton Chamber of Commerce
  • Sullivan Chamber & Economic Development
  • DeWitt County Social Services Coalition
  • Special Needs Advisory Panel
  • Macon County Local Emergency Planning Committee
  • Illinois Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters
  • Decatur Rotary Club 180
  • GoodWorks Connect
  • Rotary Club of Clinton
  • Sullivan Rotary Club
  • Teen Health Coalition
  • iGrow
  • Macon County Opoid Task Force
  • Macon County Juvenile Justice Council
  • Macon County Emergency Food and Shelter (EFSP) Committee

Engagement Projects

  • WSOY Community Food Drive
  • United Way Day of Action
  • National Night Out
  • FamilyWize Prescription Assistance Program
  • MyFree Taxes
  • Disaster Services