Committees & Responsibilities

How can Southern Kentuckians participate in meaningful volunteer opportunities and network with a diverse group of peers? There’s one easy way: serve on a United Way committee.

Allocations Committees - Fund Distribution

Email acarter@uwsk.org for more information.

The Fund Distribution Committees begin to meet in the first quarter each year. These committees make funding recommendations to the Board of Directors. Their responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing funding applications
  • Meeting with representatives from each agency applying for funding
  • Developing funding recommendations

Campaign Cabinet

Email eharbaugh@uwsk.org for more information.

The role of the Campaign Cabinet is to generate revenue for United Way of Southern Kentucky by building relationships with existing and potential donors. Counties with active workplace campaigns have stand alone campaign cabinets. Cabinet members will facilitate the process in their county and will be assigned to a group of accounts. In addition to assigned accounts, members have the opportunity to select high potentials and new business companies as well as individuals for personal visits..

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Email acarter@uwsk.org for more information.
 

The Dolly Parton Imagination Library committee provides oversight and support to the program. Their key responsibilities include:

  •  To serve as a liaison between the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program with your company and contacts.
  •  To assist with identifying revenue generating sources throughout the nine county service area.
  •  To build relationships with potential partners interested in early childhood education.