2018-19 UNL Combined Campaign for Health and Human Services

Giving Improves Life In Lincoln and Lancaster County2018-19 UNL Combined Campaign for Health and Human Services October 29 - November 30, 2018

Pledge Now

E-Pledge Now!

Pledge online at the United Way website

Paper Pledge

To pledge in person, download the paper pledge form (pdf) (Agencies list (pdf)), fill out completely, and return to:

Renee Hagerman
2018 UNL Combined Campaign
201 ADMS
Lincoln, NE 68588-0419

Your Impact

One Gift Helps Many

When you give to the UNL Combined Campaign, it creates lasting changes in your community. Here are just some of the ways that your gift can impact lives.

Your $7 donation given to the United Way Impact Fund...

  • Gives a student access to an educational and culturally relevant field trip.
  • Buys housewares or clothing for a victim of domestic violence.
  • Provides a free Better Living Toolkit to an individual with arthritis.

Your $10 donation given to the United Way Impact Fund...

  • Provides one week of literacy tutoring and mentoring for one student.
  • Buys a bus pass for one month, so that a person without transportation is able to access critical services.
  • Gives access to a lung health hotline to the family of a child with asthma.

Your $25 donation given to the United Way Impact Fund...

  • Gives 20 students access to an ACT prep course, including all materials and sample test.
  • Buys diapers and wipes for a young parent.
  • Provides a career assessment session for an adult with autism.

Your $50 donation given to the United Way Impact Fund...

  • Covers the cost of one of the four required tests to complete the GED.
  • Provides a family escaping from domestic violence with one night of emergency shelter at a hotel.
  • Provides an Everyday Wisdom Kit to help families with children who have type 1 diabetes.

Your $10 donation given through Community Services Fund...

  • Pays for the monthly fitness center pass for a low-income older adult through the Seniors Foundation of Lincoln & Lancaster County.
  • Provides a treatment workbook for a client who has experienced trauma at The Bridge Behavioral Health.

Your $20 donation given through Community Services Fund...

  • Helps provide a month of insulin for a diabetic patient without health insurance at Bluestem Health.
  • Supplies the Artist Studio for one week at the Lincoln Children’s Museum.

Your $30 donation given through Community Services Fund...

  • Provides five days’ worth of meals for a recipient of Tabitha’s Meals on Wheels program.
  • Microchips three pets at Capital Humane Society.

Your $50 donation given through Community Services Fund...

  • Purchases sunscreen and beach towels for Dani’s Make-A-Wish Nebraska trip to the ocean for the first time.
  • Pays for one youth to attend Cub Scout Day Camp or Twilight Camp through Boy Scouts of American – Cornhusker Council.

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Department / UnitPercent Returned
College of Nursing 87.9%
Alumni Association and Chancellor 69.6%
College of Law 68.2%
Business and Finance 65.9%
Information Technology Services 58.1%
College of Arts and Sciences 51.4%
College of Architecture 48.8%
Libraries 46.5%
Research and Economic Development 43.5%
Central Administration 42.1%
Academic Affairs 41%
College of Journalism and Mass Communications 38.9%
Student Affairs 35.3%
Athletics 29.4%
College of Business 28.2%
College of Education & Human Sciences 21.4%
Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources 17.6%
College of Engineering 15.6%
College of Dentistry 9.9%
Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts 7%
Grand Total 37.7%

Promote the Campaign

Download a .zip file of communication assets (posters, participation cards, newsletter content, social posts and campaign marks) to help promote the 2018-19 Combined Campaign in your area.

Promotional Assets
(8mb .zip file)

 

Download the Speaker Request Form (.doc file) if you're interested in hosting a United Way speaker at your employee meeting.

Speaker Request Form