Applying for partnership

United Way NCA nonprofit partners are locally focused organizations, providing programs and services in the Greater Washington region.

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Partners are represented in public and private sector workplace giving campaigns under the United Way of the National Capital Area federation and are able to receive donor-designated gifts through these campaigns. To read more about United Way NCA partnership, please see the Partner Quick Start Guide.

An application is required annually for current nonprofits who wish to renew their affiliation with United Way as well as new organizations interested in becoming partners. United Way NCA’s online application process begins in mid-October and runs through mid-November. New nonprofit organizations that are interested in partnership with United Way NCA must complete a prescreening process that opens in September.

Email for more information on the process prior to September, and to express interest in Partnership.

Partner Quick Start Guide

See the Partner Quick Start Guide for tips and tools for United Way of the National Capital Area nonprofit partner organizations.

2022-2023 Partnership Application

The online application for partnership in the  2022-2023 campaign year will open on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021 and close on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021. Please email or call (703) 549-4448 – Option 1 for more information on the partnership process.

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