Step-up Program


Step-up Program

The United Way California Capital Region Step-Up Program is a giving plan that provides you the opportunity to achieve your desired annual gift while enjoying the membership level benefits immediately. In this program, you will incrementally increase your gift value over the course of three years, reaching your goal investment by the third year.

For more information on the Step-up Program and Leadership Giving, please contact Steve McLaughlin at 916-856-3956.


Step-up Program Levels


River Society Step-up

This level is designed for donors who are interested in making a gift of $1,000 or more to United Way. You will not only see the rewards of making a larger investment in your community, but also receive benefits associated with leadership giving.

Maximum time period: 3 years

Minimum gift levels
Year 1: $500
Year 2: $750
Year 3: $1,000


  • Changing the lives of children and families in your local community!
  • Annual Recognition event
  • Recognition on website and the annual report
  • Ability to inspire others by setting a significant level of giving