Careers at United Way of Champaign County

The United Way staff

Working at United Way of Champaign County

Every member of the United Way team contributes to our mission. Our paramount value is respect– for each other, for our community, and for our supporters. Our office culture values diversity, and our team members are collaborative, innovative, data-driven, and results-oriented.

Employee benefits include medical insurance, generous paid time off and medical leave, flexible scheduling options, life and long-term disability insurance, pension benefits, and flexible spending accounts.


United Way of Champaign County brings people and resources together to create positive change and lasting impact in our community.


We fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

United Way of Champaign County is an Equal Opportunity Employer in its policies, actions, and goals in compliance with state, federal, and local laws and regulations.  It is the policy of UWCC to grant equal opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, age, sex (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, pregnancy, religion, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other legally recognized basis for illegal discrimination. 

It is the intent of UWCC that equal opportunity is provided in employment, wages, promotion, benefits, and all other privileges, terms, and conditions of employment.


Open Position

Director of Engagement

Department: Resource Development


United Way of Champaign County is looking for a dynamic fundraising professional to further connect and steward our supporters and volunteers with our work. This individual will use their existing development and relationship skills to advance United Way’s mission and vision. UWCC seeks to grow new and existing affinity group resource development strategies and initiatives as we transition to a modern United Way, committed to accurately representing the communities we serve. This includes considering how donors and volunteers engaged with our work want to serve and be served to meet their philanthropic needs.

Click here for the full position description and information on how to apply.

Close Date: February 26, 2021 at 5 pm CST