Our mission is to bring caring people together to give, volunteer, and take action to help people in need and solve our community’s toughest challenges.
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On average, 95 cents of every dollar donated goes to meet community needs.
In addition to running a lean operation, we benefit from the Gates Administrative Endowment. Begun by Bill and Melinda Gates and generously funded by thousands of donors, the earnings of this endowment help us offset our expenses. With your support, we’re building a community where people have homes, students graduate, and families are financially stable. Gifts to United Way of King County made the following grants possible in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018.
Why give to United Way?
We make the smartest investments possible with the dollars you and countless others so generously give to us each year. Find out more about how we’re guaranteeing the best moves for our community with your gifts.
We’re proud of the talent we attract! Our Board and Senior Leadership Team are seasoned innovators with a profound commitment to making a difference in our community.
Our team is passionate about bringing people together to solve tough issues in our community. If you share that passion, you’re in the right place! Check out more reasons United Way of King County is a great place to work.
Americorps & VISTA
Our team of 100+ AmeriCorps members play a critical role in shaping our community. Whether behind the scenes planning or front-and-center with clients, they’re making King County a better place for all of us.