united way

 Cooperative nonprofit organization that solicits donations from local businesses and distributes the funds to local charities.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • United Way — may refer to:*United Way of America, a coalition of charitable organizations in the United States *United Way of Canada, which is called Centraide Canada in French, a coalition of autonomous campaigns in Canada *United Way New Zealand, a… …   Wikipedia

  • United Way — a ↑charity organization in the US which collects money from the public, and then divides this money to give to many different charities …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • United Way — 1. a nationwide civic organization (United Way of America) or any of its affiliated local groups that raise funds through individual contributions and allocate them to benefit civic and charitable programs and organizations, as the YMCA and Red… …   Universalium

  • United Way — 1. a nationwide civic organization (United Way of America) or any of its affiliated local groups that raise funds through individual contributions and allocate them to benefit civic and charitable programs and organizations, as the YMCA and Red… …   Useful english dictionary

  • United Way — U,nited Way a U.S. organization that collects money from people s pay and gives it to local CHARITIES …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • United Way of America — United Way of America, based in Alexandria, Virginia, is a non profit organization that works with nearly 1,300 local United Way offices throughout the country in a coalition of charitable organizations to pool efforts in fundraising and support …   Wikipedia

  • United Way International — is a nonprofit organization providing leadership and services to a network of member United Ways, donors and partner organizations across the world. History of United Way International United Way International was created more than 30 years ago,… …   Wikipedia

  • United Way of America — United Way of America, basé à Alexandria (Virginie), est une organisation à but non lucratif qui compte environ 1 300 sites d implantation aux États Unis d Amérique. Elle regroupe des organisations de bienfaisance à travers l ensemble du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • United Way Community Services Building — Former names Detroit Savings Bank Building Chamber of Commerce Building General information Type …   Wikipedia

  • United Way New Zealand — (UWNZ), officially known as United Way (NZ) Inc., is a charitable organization in New Zealand. It was established in 1975 as the United Way of Greater Auckland. In 1998, the geographic scope of the organization was expanded, and the name was… …   Wikipedia

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