Every year, each United Way is required to adhere to a set of standards and requirements that have been developed by United Way Worldwide. In order to be able to use the United Way name and logo, a United Way must successfully complete these membership standards. The United Way of Florida is in compliance with the rules and regulations of United Way Worldwide. Less than a mere .93% of invested dollars go towards this membership. (click here for more myths & facts)
These standards and requirements ensure that United Ways are effective, efficient, transparent and using every dollar as intended by its donor. They include comprehensive requirements for financial reporting, governance, ethics, diversity and operations. Click here for more specifics.
United Way of Hernando County, Inc. has completed their United Way Worldwide 2014 Membership Requirements and are happy to rock the "thumbs up" membership logo!