Social Work Intern (Former Employee) – San Juan, PR – July 12, 2017
I had the best practice as a Social Worker Intern. I learn how to manage administrative information in relation with my social work studies. I also, had a very grateful experience with my coworkers. United Way help me to understand my process in college and I'm prepared for a job in social worker area.
Independent Contractor (Former Employee) – Jackson, MS – May 20, 2017
Working as an independent contractor for the United Way helped me a lot, The United Way brought me on as a linchpin between the adults and the youth. This taught me a tremendous amount about the communication channels in the work place. The hardest part of this job would be the the adaptation to the work place culture. The most enjoyable part of the Job was the connections I made.
Developing new skills, Increasing communication skills
Volunteer (Former Employee) – Annandale, NJ – May 16, 2017
I liked doing the clerical work involved with the organization. I really think that the rubber ducky race in Clinton is one of their most clever and fun events. I enjoyed supporting the fine work of this organization to combat cancer, a very worthy cause.
Development Coordinator (Current Employee) – Lexington, KY – May 11, 2017
Office hours are from 8:30 - 5:00, with flexibility. Many staff also spend a lot of time out of the office at meetings, campaigning, etc. Everyone here is incredibly friendly and helpful. We are here to support each other!
Secretary to Executive Director (Former Employee) – Watertown, NY – May 3, 2017
Typical day included but not limited to basic secretarial functions, scheduling committee meetings for volunteers, preparing campaign materials to solicit donations from businesses and communities. Bulk mailing.
Answering community help line which was also located in office..(information and referral line)
Working with volunteers was the most enjoyable part of this position
Volunteer Tax Preparer (Former Employee) – Seattle, WA – April 22, 2017
I would go to the job site and help clients who came in to enter their taxes into our tax software. I learned how to interpret tax forms sort the relevant and irrelevant information. There were supervisors who reviewed all of the volunteers' work to make sure that no mistakes were sent to the IRS. It was hard to stay alert through all the periods when there were no clients and to be ready for when a whole bunch of clients came in. Working with people from all walks of life and hearing their stories.
Front desk Receptionist (Former Employee) – Bogalusa, LA – April 20, 2017
I worked as a customer serve Repersentive were I was responsible for explain the health care laws, plan, and packages. My deities also included taking multiple calls a day, Helping Citizen all over the country in enrolled in the affordable care act.
LSP Program Processor (Former Employee) – Detroit, MI – March 5, 2017
That was my first job in a office setup. They made it easy to learn, with lots of help and encouragement. We a group meeting before out start time. The meeting informed us of our goals for the day. basically some motivational words for us to have a good productive day.
A good place to get a hard day's work in, emotionally rewarding
Laborer/Operator (Former Employee) – Frederick, MD – February 15, 2017
The short time I spent with United way was rewarding in so many ways. I had the opportunity to meet many good people as well as give back to those who haven't had my relatively cushy life. It taught me what hard work felt like day after day and that, while not always fun, it's always worth it.
Operations Support Clerk (Former Employee) – Zanesville, OH – January 15, 2017
I loved helping people. I would come in each day and check my email. Then I would update 211 information and referral for different events going on in the community. I would then do the Account Receivables and any Campaign packets that came in from different organizations and companies. I would do anything else that needed done including filing.
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (Former Employee) – staten island, ny – January 11, 2017
Worked as Administrative Assistant in a medical clinic, scheduled appointments, talked with families of children with developmental disabilities regarding services that are available to help them. It was rewarding when families were able to get the help they needed.
Area Coordinator/ Vita Tax Program (Former Employee) – Boynton Beach, FL – December 30, 2016
You will be the liaison between the United Way, IRS and the public. You job is to make sure that the returns are prepared properly, coordinate schedule for site volunteers, make sure the equipment is updated constantly..
Homeless Shelter Volunteer (Former Employee) – Monticello, NY – December 24, 2016
Worked in organizing clothing toys books giving to those in need also giving preparing and receiving food for the homeless or other that areally in serious need help them find places to stay and attend for help when needed.. stocking up rooms and closets when receiving more items that are giving for the needs..