Get Involved

Participate in a Workplace Giving Campaign

Does your workplace currently run a workplace giving campaign? You can give your gift conveniently through your payroll system at work. It’s easy! Workplace campaigns usually kick off in the fall. If your workplace doesn’t have a United Way campaign, talk to your supervisor. Learn more.

Join a Leadership Giving Society

We offer various levels of giving societies which bring together leaders in philanthropy in our community. The Alexis de Tocqueville Society, the Exemplar Society and the Vanguard Society members receive insider briefings and information, distinctive recognition, and special event invitations. Learn more.

Fundraise for Our Community

You want to set up your own fundraiser for United Way of Northwest Louisiana? We’re flattered and thrilled you thought of us! We’d love to be involved and help you make an impact with your fundraising efforts. From car washes and raffles to dunking booths and bake sales, we’ve done them all. Contact Sophie Barish at (318) 677-2504 Ext. 123 or

Sponsor an Event

We host a number of fun and engaging community-based events throughout the year. Learn how you can partner with us through a sponsorship package and receive numerous benefits and publicity for your business. Download the sponsorship opportunities and commitment form.

Give Online, by Mail or Call Us

It’s easy to make a donation to United Way of Northwest Louisiana. Visit our online donation page and make a donation right from your computer or smart phone. Donate now.

You can give by mail and send us a check or money order to:

United Way of Northwest Louisiana
820 Jordan Street, Ste. 370
Shreveport, LA 71101

To make a donation by credit or debit card, call Deborah Seazer at (318) 677-2504, Ext. 129.

Company Gifts

companygiftsWe appreciate our business and organization partners. To make a company gift, simply complete the online donation form or contact United Way at (318) 677-2504 ext. 136 or email


You may honor an individual or their memory when donating online. You may submit contact information online so that we may notify someone of your gift. If giving by mail, please provide this information and print all information so that it is legible for the memorial or honorarium information. (If we do not have contact information for notification provided, we cannot guarantee that the person, family or loved ones will be made aware of the gift).

Make a Gift in Stocks

Make your gift sustainable through your stock portfolio. Contact Deborah Seazer at (318) 677-2504 ext. 129 to discuss your options for giving.

Planned Giving

United Way welcomes your enduring gift to the community.  Your estate advisor can help you make the most effective decisions about your planned gift. Contact Deborah Seazer at (318) 677-2504 ext. 129 if you would like to discuss how your gift of stock can benefit United Way and the community.


Offer your time, energy and passion to local organizations in your community. Learn more about volunteer opportunities. Learn more.

Accountability and Donor Rights

United Way of Northwest Louisiana is committed to responsible stewardship, and diligent in keeping our administrative and fundraising costs well below the national standard for nonprofits. Our partner agencies receiving grant funding are held to the same high standard and reviewed annually.

The Donor Bill of Rights was created so that everyone can be assured that all funds will be used for the purposes for which they were given.

Review our Financial Information and Annual Report for more information.