Celebrate United

Since 2001, UC Merced has managed an annual campaign to raise funds for the United Way of Merced County. Through fun events and creative ways to give, the campus campaign strives to increase faculty, staff and student awareness of, and support for, the needs of others in our community. Our campus has demonstrated incredible generosity and support for improving the lives of others in our community.

For the past 60 years, the United Way of Merced County has been working advance the common good of our local community by partnering with agencies and programs that improve education, help individuals achieve financial stability and promote health living.

2014 United Way Campaign Highlights

Theme: Celebrate United! It’s the 60th Anniversary of United Way of Merced County!

Pledge Drive Dates: September 15 to October 15

Participation Counts! Success will be measured by the percent of participation by division/school. Statistics will be posted online on a regular basis so that the schools and divisions can track their participation.

Participation includes:

·         One-time giving

·         Payroll deduction

·         Pledge volunteer hours to the United Way of Merced County

There will be incentives along the way!

The winning division/school will be rewarded with a free lunch catered by J&R Tacos!

To learn more about giving, please contact your department representative. Thank you in advance for your support during UC Merced's campus campaign for United Way of Merced County!