1. One contribution to the United Way campaign means you are helping support more than 140 programs in 70 local partner agencies that assist our friends, neighbors, family and co-workers.

2. United Way of Lee County dollars remain local, helping people in our community.

3. Last year, United Way of Lee County agencies provided service to more than 300,000 people throughout our community. Thatís about 1 in every 2 people!

4. Extensive volunteer involvement allows the United Way to keep fundraising costs extremely low.

5. Community volunteers evaluate agency performance and thoroughly study agency budgets to make sure United Way dollars are spent efficiently and with impact.