Do YOU Accept the Challenge?

Do YOU Accept the Challenge?

Help United Way Reach Their Goal for June’s Business Blitz Challenge

Spring Hill, FL – (June 7, 2021) – Attention all local Hernando County businesses—you have been CHALLENGED to donate to United Way of Hernando County this June! Donate now to help United Way reach their Business Blitz Challenge goal of $10,000 and continue their mission of providing direct services to those most vulnerable.

United Way specializes in mobilizing resources for local unmet needs and, following the effects of COVID-19, are putting a heavy focus on mental health services, financial accountability, wrap around services, and childcare. Each year, United Way hosts the Business Blitz Challenge to raise money for local initiatives to improve the lives of Hernando County residents. All donations stay local and directly impact the people who need it the most.

Easily Accept the Challenge and pledge to LIVE UNITED:  

·Give back online:

·Mail in or drop off your contribution to the UW office at 4028 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL 34606

Businesses who Accept the Challenge will reap multiple benefits, including:

·Recognition on social media

·Multiple advertisements on PSA’s, media outlets, and radio

·A video interview to promote your services

·A listing in United Way’s Annual Report

·Year-round promotion as a United Way Preferred Partner

·Referrals from callers and clients who need your services!

United Way is powered by partnerships, and aligning your business with a great cause allows us to forge together to create collective solutions to impact the lives of every person in our community. Additionally, United Way invests in their Partner Programs which furthers their reach of bridging the gaps in services to address key needs in Hernando.. United Way understands that both consumers and employers are seeking ways to make a difference and take pride in being a part of the solution.

“Now more than ever, cause brand marketing is translating into purchasing,” stated Angie B. Walasek, Executive Director and CEO of United Way of Hernando County. “By giving back to United Way, businesses are not only investing in their community, but they are investing in their employees, their neighbors, and their family and friends.” Studies have shown that 87% of people would switch from one product or service to another if that service is aligned with a good cause, and nearly 91% of consumers want companies to support the community in which they do business.

Show your existing and potential customers that you are invested in the betterment of Hernando County. Accept the Challenge at!

One year later, United Way of Hernando County is still promoting these businesses that Accepted the Challenge in 2020! Thank you for being a Preferred Partner.



United Way of Hernando County, Inc.:
United Way of Hernando County (UWHC) was established as a 501c3 organization in 1987, and since then has continuously focused on creating partnerships and mobilizing our community to seek sustainable solutions to some of the most pressing local needs.  UWHC strategically allocates Community Investment Funds in Health, Education, & Financial Stability programs with proven results and local impact. UWHC works hard to balance the growing demand for basic services such as food, utilities, and rent assistance, with our ongoing commitment to tackling the underlying causes of complex issues. United Way partners with businesses and organizations that share our vision for improving lives through the power of collective impact and working together. Our support for long-term commitments are essential to addressing key social issues, such as helping children, youth, adults & elders, encouraging health and wellness, including physical and emotional care, promoting financial stability and self-sufficiency, and crisis intervention. For more information on how YOU can LIVE UNITED, visit