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Serving Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties in Central Pennsylvania.

Leaving Your Charitable Legacy

At United Way of the Capital Region we understand that proceeds from our annual campaign alone cannot support the growing human service challenges in our community. That’s why the United Way Foundation was created in 1996. 

The Foundation provides a stable base of funding, especially during tough economic times, as well as a long-term base of support to meet needs as they change over time.

How Can I Make a Gift to the Foundation?

There are a few simple ways you can make a gift to the Foundation. Here are some options: 

  • Bequest
  • Outright gifts, such as a cash donation
  • Stock/appreciated securities, bonds, personal property
  • Life insurance and real estate
  • Qualified pension plans and IRAs
  • Charitable lead trusts
  • Life income gifts

Learn more by viewing the United Way Foundation brochure.

Letter of Intent

We would appreciate knowing if you intend to make a planned gift to the Foundation. If you prefer to remain anonymous, your gift will be kept confidential. Please download the letter of intent, complete and mail to:

United Way Foundation of the Capital Region
2235 Millennium Way
Enola, PA 17025

Planned Giving Resources

United Way Worldwide's Planned Giving site

Letter of Intent Document

Contact Information

For more information about planned giving through the United Way Foundation of the Capital Region, contact Tom Long at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 717.732.0700.

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