United Way of the Cape Fear Area

United Way of the Cape Fear Area


United Way of the Cape Fear Area (UWCFA) serves (4) counties: New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick and Columbus. The overall population of the Cape Fear Area is now estimated at over 400,000 residnts and growing rapidly.

UWCFA has been celebrating its 75th Anniversary, having been founded in 1941.  Over the past several years, the community-wide campaign has raised approximately $2.2 million each year, mostly from company-wide campaigns. A major gifts/planned giving program is now in its third year.  

UWCFA adopted the United Way "Community Impact Model" nine years ago, and now invests in 39 local programs and initiatives in the Impact Areas of Health, Education and Financial Stability.

Number of Employees: 
6-15 employees
Can you tell me a little bit about the Wilmington Area?
Here is a link to a video about the area https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNNwSNspnXQ
What does your Community Campaign look like?
Here is a link to our 2016 Community Campaign video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1T8KHCCTIMk&t=4s
What does the staff structure look like?
President/CEO Executive VP Director of Finance VP of Marketing/Communications VP of Tocqueville Society Director of Workplace Campaigns Campaign Assistant (PT) Finance and Data Coordinator Director of Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) Director of 10Yr Plan to End Chronic Homelessness (PT)
E. Craig 
President & CEO
Executive VP