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Local Businesses + United Way = Stronger North Country Communities

United Way can strengthen your corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategies, elevate your brand, spark the charitable spirit of your employees, and bring positive change to local communities!

When you partner with United Way, you create opportunities to engage your employees more deeply in the community.  You foster vital programs that fulfill basic needs, set children and youth up for success, increase financial stability of struggling households, and enhance the capacity of nonprofit organizations to meet the growing needs in our region.  When you partner with United Way, your company leads the way to positive change, strengthening local families and communities.  And you connect your brand to the unique, trusted nonprofit that is more than a name.  It is how we operate – the UNITED way!

Join our growing list of corporate partners.  With so many ways to make an impact, we can find the right fit for you and your business.

Ways to Collaborate:

Workplace Campaign
Corporate Donation
Volunteer Opportunities
In-kind Donation of Product or Service
Cause or Co-Branded Marketing

Become a Partner Today:

United Way works with businesses, nonprofit organizations, schools, local governments, and other organizations to address complex challenges on a regional scale. Our partners contribute more than money. Their ideas, volunteer power, in-kind support, and more are helping build stronger communities in St. Lawrence, Jefferson, and Lewis Counties.

Learn how you can be a part of helping thousands of our community members. Contact Dawn Cole at or (315) 788-5631.

93% of employees think companies should lead with purpose.
75% of employees say it is no longer acceptable for companies just to make money; they must positively impact society too.
58% of companies say workplace giving programs are important in retaining employees.

Top 10 Corporate Partners – 2024

Workplace Campaign Partners

  • Barton & Loguidice
    Beaver River Central School
    Brasher Falls Central School
    Carthage Central School
    Carthage Federal Savings & Loan
    CEM Machine
    Charles Garlock & Sons
    Citizens Telephone Company 
    City of Watertown
    Community Action Planning Council of Jefferson County
    Community Bank, N.A.
    Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County
    Countryside Veterinary Clinic
    Credo Community Center for the Treatment of Addictions
    Development Authority of the North Country
    Family Counseling Services
    Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization
    Haylor, Freyer & Coon
    Jefferson Community College
    Jefferson County
    Jefferson County Local Development Corporation
    Jeff-Lewis BOCES
    Jeffords Steel and Engineering Co.
    Key Bank
    Lewis County
    Lewis County Opportunities
    Liberty Utilities
    Literacy of NNY
    Lowville Central School

  • NBT Bank
    Neighbors of Watertown
    New York Air Brake
    North Country Library System
    Northern Credit Union
    RBC Wealth Management
    Samaritan Home Health
    Samaritan Keep Home
    Samaritan Medical Center
    Samaritan Summit Village
    SeaComm Federal Credit Union
    Slack Chemical
    St. Lawrence University
    St. Lawrence Valley Renewal House for Victims of Family Violence
    State CS Employee Federal Credit Union
    The Arc Oneida-Lewis Chapter
    Top’s Friendly Market
    Transitional Living Services of NNY
    United Way of Northern New York
    Viking Cives USA
    Volunteer Transportation Center
    Watertown City School District
    Watertown Family YMCA
    Watertown Savings Bank
    Watertown Urban Mission
    White’s Lumber & Building Supplies
    WWNY-TV / 7 News