United We Fight,
United We Win

United Way fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Broome County. For 100 years, United Way of Broome County has improved conditions in the community to help our friends and neighbors lead more successful lives. Our mission is to drive change that will have positive impact on the critical needs of our community by strategically leveraging the collective resources of community partners.


Through your generosity, United Way continues to be one of the largest non-governmental funders of health and human service programs in Broome County. 100% of your donation goes directly into community projects and programs.


By leveraging dollars and other resources with businesses, non-profits and foundations, United Way of Broome County is able to partner with you to advocate for the betterment of our community. You can inspire others to step up and make a difference.


Put your time and talent to work. There is power and impact in working together, United as a community. With numerous volunteer opportunities available, we will make a lasting change. United Way volunteers are making a difference in the lives of community members in need.

Top Posts

Advocacy Alert: Why an Accurate Census Count in 2020 Matters

The colossal task of counting every individual in the country as prescribed by the U.S. Constitution’s 14th Amendment will launch on April 1, 2020, and for the first time, the Census Bureau’s count of the population will be primarily web-based. The decennial census;...

Tools for School Success – Hoffman Car Wash Backpack Drive

The new school year is right around the corner and that means students and parents all over the community are gathering up their supplies. Back-to-school shopping is typically a highly anticipated activity that arms students with all the critical supplies they need to...

United Way is Committed to Boosting Broome

WE LISTENED. This year, United Way of Broome County hosted 10 community cafes, bringing community members from across the county together to share their thoughts about our community strengths and their vision for the future. More than 300 individuals participated...

Boost Broome


Join us on August 27, 2019, at DoubleTree by Hilton, 225 Water St, Binghamton, NY from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm as we share our findings from the Community Café Series and our new 3-year revitalized Community Commitment to Broome County.


Funded Community Partners

Through various non-profit funding opportunities within United Way of Broome County, including the Basic Needs and Strategic Priorities Grant Program, the Capacity Building Grant Program, and the Healthy Lifestyles Coalition (HLC) Grant Program, over $1.9M in funds, raised through the 2018-2019 Annual Community Campaign and United Way of Broome County resources, were approved by community volunteers to assist 38 local non-profit organizations with 72 projects and programs.

Day of Caring

Day of Caring is just around the corner. Get yourselves and your teammates ready to volunteer on September 13 and 14, 2019. Register today!

lives impacted

Community projects and programs were funded throughout 2018-2019

Volunteers are expected to participate in the 2019 day of caring