Corporate Community Champions


Corporate Community Champions

Each month, a corporate community partner will be recognized for their commitment to building better communities across the region through workplace giving, volunteering, sponsorship and community drives.


Costco Supports in Bulk
June 2022 Corporate Community Champion

Costco and their 11 local warehouses and distribution centers have been an important pillar of the community and supporter of United Way in the last 12 years, raising over $1.8 million in support of the California Capital Region!

Costco continues to give back to local schools through their Backpack Program, which has provided over seven million backpacks to students across the world since 1997.

6 adults holding signs that thank SMUD

SMUD Helps Us Power Forward!
November 2021 Corporate Community Champion

We are thrilled to recognize SMUD as our November 2021 Corporate Community Champion! SMUD has been a valued partner for decades and has brought in more than two million dollars for our community. They have always generously sponsored our UWCCR events, such as Women United Luncheon and the Young Leaders Society events. SMUD has also been a part of our Leaders United program for more than ten years!

SMUD is a strong community partner and has contributed countless volunteer hours to nonprofits all over the Sacramento region.


Great Job, Gilbert CPAs!
October 2021 Corporate Community Champion

We are shining a spotlight on Gilbert CPAs as our October 2021 Corporate Community Champion. They have been a strong United Way corporate partner for over 20 years and steadily increasing their employee giving each year. Almost 50% of their business involves serving nonprofits and associations in Northern California! 

Gilbert CPAs works with more than 300 nonprofit clients, focusing on relationships with the goal of helping those nonprofits better deliver their mission.


Way to go, Bayer!
September 2021 Corporate Community Champion

5 adults holding signs that thank Bayer

We are shining a spotlight on Bayer as our September 2021 Corporate Community Champion. Bayer has served on a number of United Way boards and committees since 2013!

This Spring, Bayer supported our Women United Virtual Event through generous corporate sponsorship. Since 2016 Bayer has been a premier sponsor of KinderCamp and can always be counted on to show up for volunteer service projects.


Grateful for UPS
July 2021 Corporate Community Champion

Three adults holding signs that read, "THANK YOU" and text: Corporate Champion UPS.

We are thrilled to recognize UPS as our July 2021 Corporate Community Champion. UPS has been a loyal partner with UWCCR for the past 38 years. Over those years, UPS has donated nearly $8,000,000 to United Way locally through their employee giving and corporate gifts.