Way campaign begins at UNM Sept. 15
Senior Program Manager, United Way/Outreach Programs
2003 United Way campaign will run Sept. 15 through Nov. 15.
Faculty and staff will receive annual pledge forms either through
the mail or at on-site pledge meetings held at work areas.
UNMs Strategic Plan, many faculty, staff and community
members identified the need for the university to become more
involved in community service. A key objective of the Public
Responsibility goal is to Promote service mindedness among
all university constituents.
of that objective, the university will increase its participation
in key community events, and all faculty and staff are invited
to join in the effort.
to become more involved is to participate in UNMs annual
United Way campaign. Each year, United Way of Central New Mexico
raises the largest amount of money for human services in the
state. UNM has historically been a major partner in that effort.
Last year, UNM raised $192,464 on behalf of the United Way.
This year we have set a goal of $221,000. Giving generously
to the United Way is the best way to help our friends, neighbors,
family and community members who find themselves in times of
Way of Central New Mexico works on behalf of Bernalillo, Torrance,
Sandoval, and Valencia counties to provide assistance in three
key areas: Helping children and families succeed; promoting
health and wellness; and increasing self sufficiency. Donations
to the United Ways Community Fund go to support program
initiatives that meet one or more of these focus areas.
to the Community Fund are backed by a 100% guarantee. Anyone
who makes a donation to the Community Fund may receive a complete
refund if they are dissatisfied with the United Way or a program
funded by the Community Fund.