ADVOCATE - SPEAK UP
Advocacy is about more than signing petitions or writing letters to elected officials. It’s about understanding the issues, lending your voice, championing a cause, and promoting them to your family, friends, neighbors, and community.
PROMOTE YOUR UNITED WAY!
Speak up and stand strong as someone who knows how to LIVE UNITED. Wear the LIVE UNITED shirt proudly in your community. Place a link on your website back to ours. Find your Cooke County United Way on Facebook. Let your voice be heard and show the Cooke County Area what it means to LIVE UNITED.
SHARE YOUR STORY!
How do you LIVE UNITED? Inspire others by sharing your advocating experience. Send your story to so we can post it on the Cooke County United Way website and share it with the community. Have a video camera? Share your story on YouTube, and maybe we’ll link to it!
One of the easiest ways to effect change in your community is by voting. Whether the issue is local, regional, or national, your vote is one way to raise your voice in support of your community and country. Are you registered? If not, get it done quickly by clicking here.
SPEAK UP, SPEAK OUT!
Share your opinion by speaking at an event, serving on a committee, or serving on a board of a community-oriented effort or organization.