Spirit Awards & Recognition

Canvasser Certificate | Download PDF

Acknowledge the hard work and commitment of your workplace canvassers with a certificate of recognition.

Spirit Awards | Download PDF

More than 1100 organizations and thousands of employees support a United Way workplace campaign each year. While all play a vital part in our overall success, some stand out for innovation, creativity and commitment. United Way’s annual Spirit Awards celebrate and recognize these individuals and organizations.

Instant Star awards are automatically calculated based on contributions made directly to United Way. A nomination is not required.

The following Spirit Awards require you to submit a nomination, either on your own behalf or to recognize an outstanding personal or team effort (the deadline for 2013 Campaign nominations is December 15):

Employee Campaign Chair Award – This award celebrates and recognizes an Employee Campaign Chair who is a shining example of best practice, creativity, enthusiasm and energy. Does that sound like someone you know? Why not nominate your organization’s Employee Campaign Chair today?

Canvasser/Canvasser Team Awards – These awards acknowledge the outstanding efforts of Canvassers and Canvasser teams who have inspired higher than average employee involvement and campaign performance in their workplace. Consider nominating a Canvasser or Canvasser Team from your organization.

Campaign Chair’s AwardThe highest level of recognition an organization can receive through United Way, this award is presented to workplaces that demonstrate strong growth in campaign participation and contributions, as well as leadership. There are two categories an organization can be nominated for: Business or Non-Business.

Best in Show - Does your United Way workplace campaign rock? Have you planned an event or activity that showcases your extraordinary passion and creativity? Your workplace may be a great candidate for the Best in Show award. Fill out the Best in Show nomination form to submit your event or activity for consideration.