2018 Agency Certification Application
The application for 2018-19 United Way California Capital Region (UWCCR)certification is now open for local nonprofits. The deadline for 2018-19 United Way certification is February 16, 2018.
To be considered as a certified agency with UWCCR you must meet the following requirements:
- You must be a valid 501(c)3 nonprofit with at least two years of financial records. Go here to check your status.
- Be in good standing with the California State Registry of Charitable Trusts to operate or solicit for charitable purposes in California. An unregistered charity or a registered charity that is delinquent, suspended or revoked is not in good standing. (Gov. Code, § 12599.6, subd. (f)(1); Cal. Code Regs., tit 11, § 999.9.4). Go here to check your status.
- Provide health or human service activities/programs in United Way’s catchment area: Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, and Yolo counties.
A charity that is not in compliance with the registration and reporting requirements listed above, your organization will not be certified. United Way will also review the financial health of an organization as part of the review process.