Many companies will match employees’ contributions to Side by Side. Some companies choose to match gifts on a dollar-for-dollar basis; others will double or even triple employee contributions. Your company’s Human Resources department can usually provide guidance regarding the company’s procedure.
You can increase the impact of your support for vulnerable children and youth by designating Side by Side as a beneficiary of all or part of your United Way gift. To designate Side by Side, specify the agency’s name and address on your United Way pledge card.