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

Why it Pays to Volunteer

What gets you out of bed in the morning? For some people, it’s the career they’ve dedicated their lives to. For others, it’s raising kids and building a family. Whether it be work, hobbies or spending time with family and friends, we all want to fill our lives with...

Open Letter: FreshCycles and What We Do

Hi! My name is Shams Harper, and I am the FreshCycles Program Coordinator. FreshCycles, a program of the United Way of Broome County, is a Community Bike Shop located on Binghamton’s North side, in the basement of the Lee Barta Community Center. You may find me...

Community Café Conversations and what they mean to you.

WE’RE LISTENING. Over the past few months, United Way of Broome County has been hosting a series of Community Café Conversations throughout our community. As an interactive conversation, we have been bringing together community members to discuss their aspirations for...

Emerging Leaders Society


Funded Community Partners


Community Café Series

Join the conversation to share your thoughts and ideas about your community’s strengths and what you see for the future of your community.

Awarded for community priorities grant program 2017-2018

Community projects and programs were funded throughout 2017-2018

Volunteers are expected to participate in the 2018 day of caring