United Way Campaign in 4 easy steps

Your workplace guide for improving lives locally

Campaign Champions make a real impact in their workplaces and in our community. It is a rewarding role that takes planning, purposeful communication, and creativity. Each workplace is unique. You will want to customize your Campaign to make it successful for your workplace’s specific culture, using the ideas, tools and best practices we have provided here to help you.

Print or Download our booklet for quick tips and tricks for a winning workplace campaign.

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This toolkit provides information to help you through every step of your campaign. Included are tips, best practices, forms, templates, materials, social and everything in between. These are all the necessary resources for coordinating a fun, educational and successful workplace campaign.

Check back often — more items are being added periodically!

Campaign Key Messages

Campaign Presentation

Email Signature

Certificates

Zoom Backgrounds

To save these backgrounds simply click on one to enlarge it and right click to save.

Zoom background 1

Zoom background 2

Zoom background 3

Zoom background 4

Zoom background 5

Social

Social media is a great way to highlight what you’re doing for your community through your workplace campaign. United Way Elgin Middlesex is active on major social channels. We would love to hear about what you’re doing in your campaign! Find us at @unitedwayemca and be sure to tag us in your posts and tweets. 

Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
GenNext Facebook
GenNext Twitter
GenNext Instagram

Here are a few ways to use social media to support your campaign. Check out our complete social media toolkit for more ways to get involved online and additional sample posts.

Below are some snapshots to share on social media to help raise awareness.

To save these images simply click on one to enlarge it and right click to save.

Facebook cover photo

Twitter cover photo

Campaign Poster

Email Curriculum

Campaign Stories

United Way 2020 Campaign highlight reel

United Way Elgin Middlesex

United Way’s logo is one of its most valuable assets and a form of intellectual property. Below is United Way Elgin Middlesex’s logo in various formats. United Way’s logo may be used by those who are raising funds or partnering with the charity.

Use of logo guidelines

  • No part of the United Way logo may be altered in any way
  • No wording or graphic may be added to the United Way logo
  • The United Way logo must be used/printed in red, black and grey (3-colour) or black (In special cases, the logo may be used in all red or all white. Please contact United Way to discuss)
  • The partnership and/or amount/percentage of donation to United Way must be clear on the material on which the logo appears
  • A third party using United Way’s logo must make it clear the event /initiative is for or with United Way, but not hosted by United Way
  • Download our brand guidelines

If you have any questions about United Way’s icons and proper usage, please contact:
Graphic Designer & Communications Coordinator, Sarah Walker at 519-438-1723 ext. 253.

 

To save the jpg or png images below, simply click on one to enlarge it and right click to save to your computer. Working files are also available in eps format.

3-colour vertical logo (PMS 485, PMS 425 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – eps (working file), jpg and png

3-colour horizontal logo (PMS 485, PMS 425 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – eps (working files), jpg and png

Black horizontal logo
Use in all cases where United Way’s colour logo cannot be used.
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – eps (working files) jpg and png

Black vertical logo
Use in all cases where United Way’s colour logo cannot be used.
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – eps (working files) jpg and png

Knock out horizontal logo
Black background eps (working files), jpg and png

Knock out vertical logo
Black background eps (working files), jpg and png

United in Local Love

Below is United Way Elgin Middlesex’s United in Local Love logo in various formats. United Way’s logo may be used by those who are raising funds or partnering with the charity. Please use this logo with our United Way Elgin Middlesex logo.

If you need help or would like to use the working file for this logo, please contact Sarah Walker with your inquiries.

Primary – centred

Secondary – horizontal

Primary 2-colour logo (PMS 485 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – jpg and png

Secondary 2-colour logo (PMS 485 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – jpg and png

Primary knock out logo
Red background, jpg and png

Secondary knock out logo
Red background, jpg and png

Primary  black logo
jpg and png

Secondary black logo
jpg and png

Together, more than ever.

Below is United Way Elgin Middlesex’s ‘Together, more than ever.’ logo in various formats. United Way’s logo may be used by those who are raising funds or partnering with the charity. Please use this logo with our United Way Elgin Middlesex logo.

If you need help or would like to use the working file for this logo, please contact Sarah Walker with your inquiries.

Primary – centred

Secondary – horizontal

Primary 2-colour logo (PMS 485 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – jpg and png

Secondary 2-colour logo (PMS 485 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – jpg and png

Primary knock out logo
Black background, jpg and png

Secondary knock out logo
Black background, jpg and png

Primary black logo
jpg and png

Secondary black logo
jpg and png

United Way offers many online and payroll donation options. Below you can download the donation form and learn about point of sale and cause marketing campaigns.

Want to connect with your United Way staff partner or contact us about events?

Please fill out the form below.

Thank you for volunteering with your organization’s United Way Campaign. Your enthusiasm and hard work make a tremendous difference in the lives of people right here in your community.

Questions?

Ph: 519-438-1721
E: uw@unitedwayem.ca

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