United Way of Franklin County works with local leaders to raise priorities in our community to support Education, Income and Health for all people who live and work here.

At a statewide level, we align with and support the work of United Way of Pennsylvania.

To learn more about the work of United Way, visit the Public Policy Agenda of United Way Worldwide.


Advocate for Education

Learn about how education is funded and what can be done to give all children equitable opportunity. Visit http://fairfundingpa.org/


Hawbaker Award Nomination

Add Your Voice To Ours

Together we can make a difference. United Way of Franklin County is working to improve the quality of life in Franklin County by partnering with business and community leaders who want to make a difference.

You can promote the best of our community by helping spread the word on the following initiatives:


Nonprofit of the Year is a brand new award for 2014, by the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce and United Way of Franklin County in partnership. This is a great opportunity to promote your favorite non-profit Chamber member and help us tell their story. Nominations are due by February 18, 2014 and will be recognized at the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Breakfast, to be held April 10 at Chambersburg Country Club, 3646 Scotland Road. Nominations may be emailed to kleedy@chambersburg.org .


Hawbaker Award Nomination is sought for 2014. The Cindy Hawbaker Memorial Award is the highest volunteer honor that United Way of Franklin County gives, in honor of our past Executive Director. Cindy was well known as a hard working, behind-the-scenes volunteer throughout Franklin County and built a strong foundation for our current United Way work. Nominations are due by July 1st each year and are accepted throughout the year. The Cindy Hawbaker Award winner will be recognized at United Way’s Campaign Kickoff in September. Email your nomination to ahicks@uwfcpa.org .