FAQ Table of Contents
What is United Way?
How is United Way different from other nonprofit organizations?
What are the different ways to give?
What are my pledge payment options?
I don’t have a lot to give, can I still make an impact?
How do I find information about services when I need help?
Why should I give to United Way rather than giving directly to an organization?
How is the investment process conducted?
Who decides which agencies and programs to fund?
How do agencies receive their designations?
If I stop working, what happens to my pledge?
How is United Way Structured?
Where does the Community Impact money go?
Can I give specifically to my favorite issue area within the Community Impact Fund?
Can I direct my gift to my favorite nonprofit organization?
What are the administrative costs (also known as overhead ratio) of the United Way of Marquette County?
In other words, how much does it cost to operate the United Way?