Because of You,




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 investment 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 our community. 

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Day of Caring Personal Care Items Drive

It’s time for this year’s Day of Caring Drive! United Way of Broome County is seeking donations of new personal care items from now until the end of September. Items will be distributed to the following non-profit agencies in Broome County: Lee Barta Community Center,...

Volunteering: Where do I begin?

Although life seems to have been on pause for the past few months, organizations and programs in our area have continued to operate behind the scenes. Many local non-profits throughout Broome County have persevered throughout these hard times. This perseverance would...

Partner Spotlight: Volunteers Improving Neighborhood Environments

Volunteers Improving Neighborhood Environments, better known in the community as VINES, has served as a unique solution to food insecurity in our community.   VINES, housed in Binghamton, sets out to create sustainable community food systems. Through their...

Emerging Leaders Society

Join the next generation of emerging leaders! United Way of Broome County’s Emerging Leaders Society is a dynamic group of individuals all about making connections – with a purpose. With the Emerging Leaders Society, you’ll have opportunities to give back to Broome County at events, gatherings, and more, while meeting other ambitious and passionate young professionals.

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.

Our Community Commitment Plan

Our new Community Commitment Plan builds on a solid foundation laid over the past century and confirms our commitment to do more. It provides clarity of focus about our priorities and a renewed sense of purpose in how we approach our work.


lives impacted

Community projects and programs were funded throughout 2019-2020


Volunteers in 2019