When you support us, we support you!

Diane Speaks: She’s International

Small Business United is an annual sponsorship program that is both charitable and an investment in your business. When you become a member of Small Business United, you help to fund community programs, and we help you celebrate and promote your business to the community!

How Does it work?

  • Pick the sponsorship level that works best for your company.
  • Coordinate with your United Way representative to schedule your social media promotion benefit to best serve your company.
  • Select the payment schedule that works best for you. We offer one-time, quarterly, and monthly options.

That’s it.

  • No campaigns, no upkeep, no hassle.
  • Your business gains positive exposure to a wider audience of community members. You become part of a supportive network of your professional peers.
  • Your donation is tax deductible as a business expense, removing added hassle at tax time.

All in less than 30 minutes. Sign up here!

Small Business United: Investment Levels

Greg Brock: Firefli

Cornerstone – $250

  • Small Business United window cling
  • Access to Employee Benefit Enhancement Package
  • Networking events and invitation to Small Business United reception

Capstone – $500

  • Small Business United window cling
  • Access to Employee Benefit Enhancement Package
  • Networking events and invitation to Small Business United reception
  • “Industry Pride” Small Business United window cling
  • “Proud supporter of United Way of Roanoke Valley and Small Business United” digital file (print/web formatted)
  • Listing on UWRV’s website
  • Tags in social media “Small Business United” program posts

Keystone – $1,000

  • Small Business United window cling
  • Access to Employee Benefit Enhancement Package
  • Networking events and invitation to Small Business United reception
  • “Industry Pride” Small Business United window cling
  • “Proud supporter of United Way of Roanoke Valley and Small Business United” digital file (print/web formatted)
  • Listing on UWRV’s website
  • Tags in social media “Small Business United” program posts
  • One individual social media post highlighting your business
  • Logo on our annual “Live United” t-shirt
  • Mention in Annual Report and Book of Leaders
  • One scholarship to “Emerging Leaders United” (young professionals organization)

Small Business United: Closers Club

Giving platform option for Real Estate Sales Professionals

Cory Lutz: Divine Fog Realty Company

When you sign on as a member of the Closers Club, you’re able to give back in a manner that aligns with your compensation and timing.

How Does it work?

  • Pledge to donate a portion of your proceeds from each sale for 12 months.
  • YOU determine the amount! (Ex.: 10% of each sale or $50 from each sale)
  • Coordinate with your UWRV point of contact on how to best facilitate your Closers Club membership and giving.

Industry Pride

Keystone and Capstone level members can choose their Industry Pride emblem.

Don’t see your industry represented? We can easily create an emblem that’s appropriate for your small business!

Capstone Businesses

Keystone Businesses

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