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Ways to Give

United Way of Northwest Alabama is dedicated to improving education, income, and health in our community. Every donation helps us move closer to a better community.

Here are the many ways you can give to United Way.

Ways to Give

1. Online

United Way makes it simple. You can make your donation right now with a credit card using our secure site. Make an online donation now.
 

2. Mail

Simply mail your check to:
       United Way of Northwest Alabama
       P.O. Box 1228
       Florence, Al 35631
 

3. Memorials & Honorariums

Memorial and honorarium gifts provide the opportunity to pay tribute to loved ones and friends, as well as make an investment in our future. We will gratefully acknowledge your gift with a card to the family or individual you wish to remember or honor.
 

4. Stock

You can realize enhance tax savings by making your gift to United Way with appreciated securities.

If your securities are held ata brokerage firm:
Contact your broker in writing and request a transfer of securities to the United Way account.

Notify Caitlin Holland at United Way of Northwest Alabama of this transfer by calling (256)764-5892. Notify your company's campaign director so your gift can be included in your company's campaign results.

If you hold the securities:
Assign your stock certificate to United Way of Northwest Alabama and be sure your signature is guaranteed. Stock certificate should be hand-delivered or sent by certified mail to:

United Way of Northwest Alabama
Attention: Beth Haddock
P.O. Box 1228
Florence, AL 35631
Send a letter  stating that this is a gift to United Way, separate from the certificate. Notify your company's campaign coordinator so your gift can be included in your company's campaign results.
 

5. Legacy Giving: Endow Your Gift

A planned gift to United Way of Northwest Alabama from your estate can perpetuate your annual gift to United Way so future generations can benefit from your generosity. Gifts to our Endowment Fund are critical to the mission of United Way. Consider your gift a sound investment that can benefit you and your family today and serve those in need in our community in the future. Please contact Caitlin Holland at (256)764-5892 if you are interested in planned giving.

 

For more information or questions about giving, contact:

Teresa Bartek
Director of Resource Development
United Way of Northwest Alabama
campaign@uwshoals.org
118 E Mobile St, Suite 300
P.O. Box 1228
Florence, AL 35631
256-764-5892