Advocate

How can you advocate for United Way?

You can use these resources to  become an advocate for the BASIC NEEDS of our community, including food insecurity, emergency shelter and access to health care. 
 

SPEAK OUT 

  • Reach out to your local legislatures
  •  Write a letter to the editor

STAY INFORMED  

  • Connect with us on social media, and visit our news and events page to stay up to date on UWNC 
  • Share our social media pages
  • Share the work UWNC has done with friends, family
  • Learn more about public policy issues in the areas of BASIC NEEDS.

ENGAGE YOUR COMMUNITY 

  • Collaborate with your friends, coworkers or neighbors to help out in your community, or volunteer with UWNC

RAISE AWARENESS 

  • Use social media to educate your friends about an issue you care about. 

JOIN THE CONVERSATION 

  • Serve on a nonprofit board, to bring about change
  • Attend a conference
  • Sign up for a workshop

GIVE YOUR TIME

  • Volunteer

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