United Way
3.4 of 5 174 reviews
www.liveunited.org Alexandria, VA 150 to 499 Employees

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Great Experience at HQ'd Non Profit

Program (Former Employee)
Alexandria, VA

ProsThe people, the culture and the work made it a good place to work. The atmosphere was collegial. Overall it was very enjoyable.

ConsLimited resources on occasion. Overall very few cons. Overall a great working environment. Small organization so there are not many opportunities for openings.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Help others, but not you.

    Development Associate (Current Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at United Way full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Social mission, feel good to help others, generally nice people… Cons: No pay, minimal benefits, no growth opportunity, deadend job. Managers have no skills in managing, consistent throughout organization. Good place to volunteer… Advice to Senior Management: Step out of old thinking and find ways to recognize and acknowlege talent on staff and get… More
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    Long hours and unsupportive management

    Account Executive (Current Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at United Way full-time for more than a year


    Pros: By working there you get the opportunity to do great… Cons: It is very difficult to move up in the organization because of office… Advice to Senior Management: Give associates the opportunity to take on additional assignments to… More
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