WE strengthen the NONPROFIT network

United Way is proud to support local nonprofits and individuals who want to build their leadership and management skills through free* training and professional development opportunities provided by United Way’s experienced professionals and subject-matter experts.

Nonprofits benefit in a number of ways, including:

  • Increasing positive outcomes

  • Improving efficiencies

  • Building skills

  • Decreasing costs  

  • Broadening networks

  • Access to best practices

*There is a modest fee for Board Leadership Training


United Way promotes collaboration among nonprofit agencies to improve service delivery and provide access to services to more people in need in our community. Read our whitepaper on nonprofit collaboration here:  CLICK HERE


A need-based program designed to supplement & expand existing food & shelter services available in local communities.


United Way partners with The Western New York Association of College Career Centers, Inc. (WNYACCC) to connect hundreds of quality students with opportunities at area companies.