The United Way-Thomas Jefferson Area announces upcoming deadlines for its 27th annual United Way Day of Caring, a community-wide volunteer service day with nearly 2,000 volunteers working in almost 200 projects hosted by local nonprofits and schools. The United Way Day of Caring will be held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018.

Want to get your company or group involved in the community? Or, does your nonprofit need volunteers to help complete needed projects? The United Way Day of Caring is for you.

Timeline/ Deadlines for the 2018 United Way Day of Caring:

July 20- Agency & School Project Registration Deadline; Team Registration Deadline
August 2, 8- Volunteer Team Leader Training Meetings (attend one)
August 13- Project List Available for Preview
August 22- Project Selection Opens at 10am
September 26, 2018- UNITED WAY DAY OF CARING

Attention Companies, Clubs, or Other Groups:

Groups are encouraged to get involved in our community by forming a Day of Caring volunteer team. Have a wonderful day with your colleagues while making a real difference for a local nonprofit or school. To sign up a team, email Ingrid at with your team name, team leader name, team leader email address and an estimated number of volunteers on your team

Attention Nonprofits and Schools:

The Day of Caring is an opportunity to have energetic, eager, and skilled volunteers complete needed projects: design a database, paint a room, plant a garden, teach your clients how to use social media, assemble a mailing, etc. Agencies are encouraged to be creative when planning projects. To register a project, or for project ideas and assistance, please contact Ingrid at