Join us in making New York City work for every New Yorker.

United Way of New York City is the only organization working across NYC’s vast network of corporations, nonprofits and government agencies to fund, design and drive long-term change in education, financial stability and health. Join us to power that change.




What your dollar can do today

  • A gift of $25 provides 12 meals to hungry students.
  • A gift of $50 gives 5 books with parent guides to a family.
  • A gift of $250 helps two families get financial aid and tax preparation to help finance college.

Your gift in any amount helps create opportunities for low-income individuals and families in New York City. Thank you!

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Honor Someone with Your Contribution (optional)
You have the option to honor someone with your contribution, to send an email to either the honoree, or in the case of an in memoriam contribution, to a third recipient.

We value your contribution, and will apply it to the impact area where it is currently needed most. If you'd prefer to specify an area to direct your contribution, please choose one of the following:

Please see Ways to Give for other giving options.

Donations made to United Way of New York City are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Please consult our Gift Acceptance Policy for information about our policies and guidelines.