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Campaign Award Winners

United Way award winners are recognized at a special awards celebration in January. Set your goals and plan to be an award winner!

Award Criteria

  • 10% increase in employee giving

  • $100 or more employee per capita

  • 50% or more employee participation

  • One or more Palmetto Society members ($1,000+)

  • 50% of contributors are Fair Share givers

(Fair Share=1% or more of annual salary (salaried employees) or one hour of pay per month (hourly employees)


  • Chairman’s Award - meet any four of the award criteria

  • Campaign Award of Excellence – meet any two of the award criteria

  • Advancement Award in $’s – a 25% increase in employee giving

  • Advancement Award in Participation – a 25% increase in employee participation

  • Premier Award - for companies running a campaign for the first-time

To be considered for awards, companies must have two or more employees and a campaign of $500 or more. Award eligibility will be determined based on employee giving data submitted by the company.