Advocate

Advocate for Change

Raise your voice and advocate for your neighbors-in-need.  Join thousands of advocates using their voices to create positive change.

You can persuade policymakers to allocate resources to provide effective services and quality programs for low-income individuals and families, increase access to affordable housing and medical care, and improve failing schools.

You can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. Here are just a few ways you can advocate.

Register to Vote

One of the easiest ways to affect change in your community is by voting.  Whether the issue is local, regional, or national, we urge each person in our community to register to vote and participate in every election. Make your vote count, use it!

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Wear the Shirt

When people see you wearing the iconic “Live United” t-shirt they will know you are a champion for our community. Our slogan, “Live United,” exemplifies United Way NCA’s mission. By working together, living in harmony, helping and supporting one another we aim to create collective impact and build a thriving community in the national capital area.

Share Your Story: Why Do You Live United?

As supporters of United Way NCA you advocate for our work every day.

Let us know how your honor your commitment to Live United, give back and make a difference. You are integral to our work.  Let us know why you choose to Live United by posting a video testimonial on YouTube and sending us the link, commenting on our Facebook page or tweeting us a micro-story.

We want to hear from you.