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"A start-up feel with 90 years of history"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
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Positive Outlook

I have been working at United Way full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

1. Thriving culture
2. Work/Life balance is a priority
3. Great benefits with generous days off and personal days.

The future of United Way is brighter than it has ever been – we have the resources, we have the fresh ideas and we have the passion to cut poverty in half by 2020. I’m proud to be part of the UWBA family.

Cons

Very fast paced...must be able to effectively meet the demands of proficient time management.

Advice to Management

Maintain constant communication and transparency to optimize workplace efficiency

United Way Response

Jan 15, 2015 – Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

Thanks for your great review! Your advice to management is well-taken. Transparency is one of our core values and we are committed to continually improving our communications up, down, and across the ... More

Other Employee Reviews for United Way

  1. "Good starter, but no money long term."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Marketing in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at United Way full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good time off. Helping the community. resume builder.

    Cons

    Compensation. The pay is limited. I went to college and have a great degree but they don't care.

    Advice to Management

    pay more. turn over will continue to be high unless you start to do something to keep younger people.


  2. "Great Opportunity to Network in the Nonprofit / Public Sector"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Officer in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Program Officer in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at United Way full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Networking opportunities, work/life balance, autonomous

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for upward professional movement

    United Way Response

    Jan 15, 2015 – Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

    The United Way of the Bay Area is proud of the fact that both its CEO and its COO began their United Way careers as field level professional staff. Led by CEO Anne Wilson and COO Eric McDonnell, UWBA ... More

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