Video Gallery

United Way has developed a variety of brief videos to share our message in fun, thoughtful and engaging ways. To share any of these videos during a virtual campaign meeting, we recommend downloading them to your desktop and playing them from there. If you need assistance, please contact Jessica Heil.

Please note: to view a video with Closed Captions, click Play, then click or tap the CC button at the bottom of the YouTube window.

To view any of these videos and more on our YouTube channel, click here. To download any of these videos for offline viewing, click here.


United Way Campaign

UW and New Journey Community Outreach: Arianne’s Story

Together with New Journey Community Outreach (NJCO), we help fight hunger in Berks County. Arianne is just one of the many local people who received help from NJCO in a time of crisis.

UW y New Journey Community Outreach: La Historia de Arianne

Junto con New Journey Community Outreach (NJCO), ayudamos a combatir el hambre en el condado de Berks. Arianne es solo una de las muchas personas locales que recibieron ayuda de NJCO en tiempos de crisis.

The Impact of Your Weekly Gift

A weekly gift to United Way has tremendous impact. Learn how your contribution makes a difference.

United Way at Work

Read Alliance: Teen Leaders and Tutors

Teen Leaders and Teen Tutors share their experiences with Read Alliance, a paid work experience which gives them valuable leadership and job skills, while the first graders they tutor achieve measurable reading progress.

Read Alliance Overview

In partnership with Read Alliance, first grade students are paired with teen tutors three days a week to focus on building reading and literacy skills. Learn more about this innovative program.

United Way and Workforce Development

United Way invests in workforce development programs to create employment pathways for individuals. United Way and Berks Latino Workforce Development Corporation, also known as Tec Centro Berks, are partnering to help individuals take on new career opportunities and build financial stability.

My United Way Story: Tino

As a young man, Tino became a member of United Way agency partner, Olivet Boys & Girls Club, where he found a sense of belonging and learned valuable lessons that have served him throughout his life. This is his powerful story.

My United Way Story: Saundra

Saundra’s United Way story began when she had nowhere else to turn. In the years since she received help from United Way agency partner Safe Berks (called Berks Women in Crisis at the time), she has shared United Way’s message of help, hope and opportunity with thousands of people and many members of her very own family.

Get Connected with 211

211 is a free information and referral service that connects individuals to the services they need like housing and utilities assistance, child care and more.