We want it to be as easy as possible for us to partner together as we work united to strengthen our community.
Please click the tabs below for more information on each topic. If you have any questions, please email us.
As a recipient of funds, we ask for your assistance in acknowledging our important partnership publicly.
We are supplying you with instructions and tools to acknowledge the funding you receive, which will help show the link between United Way of West Florida and the excellent work that you do.
Where to use the credit line/logo
- Any media or type of communication that recognizes other funding sources must also recognize United Way of West Florida.
- Printed/promotional materials relevant to the program(s) being funded, such as newsletters, press releases, and educational materials.
- Online materials, including websites, blogs, and electronically distributed releases. The logo should link to the United Way of West Florida website, uwwf.org.
- Signage: The United Way logo should be placed at all entrances to program spaces. Appropriate signage will be provided for you.
Crediting United Way of West Florida
- The United Way of West Florida must be credited by using the United Way of West Florida logo and/or credit line.
- The logo(s) provided to you must be produced as a unit without alteration.
- In addition to the use of the United Way of West Florida logo, funding recipients may also use the following line of text:
“This program is supported in part by a grant from United Way of West Florida.”
United Way of West Florida is active on the following social media platforms. Don't forget to tag us, @UWWFL, when you post something related to your funded program. You can also send your community events (no fundraisers) with us to share.
And don't forget to use our hashtag- #United4WFL
Help us tell your story and share all the good work you are doing with the community!
Stories can be powerful. Follow these best practices to make sure your story is strong.
The Essence of the Story
- a CHARACTER
- who WANTS SOMETHING
- and EXPERIENCES OBSTACLES in their path
- Experiencing authentic emotion
- Wants something (internal or external)
- A specific moment that stands apart
- Specific details
- A path to success or failure
- Has a beginning, middle, and end
- Make sure to include how donors made a difference.
- "Because of you..."
- "Without you..."
Real stories, without real names or images, can still spark an emotional response and empathy in our supporters. It is possible to protect privacy and still share an impactful story. Example