of Greater Milwaukee
& Waukesha County
Employees volunteer to cook dinner and employees bid on the delicious meals. Coordinate a drop off at winner's home address or at the office.
Charge an entry fee for a single elimination bean bag tournament. Winner receives bragging rights for a year or different prize.
Employees submit their own photos (based on your campaign theme) to create a custom calendar that you can sell to raise funds for United Way.
Compile recipes from employees to create a custom cook book. Sell it to employees with proceeds benefitting United Way.
Dress up and vote on the best costume.
Have a tricycle or office chair race. Use items around your work location for golfing, shooting baskets, etc. Have spelling contests, typing contests, competitions to develop the most persuasive or most complimentary memo, etc. Devise rules for each race in advance and seek participants, combine the event with a cookout as an incentive and designing award medals to display in the cubicles of winners.
Employees pay a fee to eat a buffet of food from around the world that their co-workers bring from home, or that is donated by a local restaurant.
Plan a volunteer activity like kit packing, notes of encouragement or a supply drive during your campaign to benefit one of the nonprofits United Way funds!