At the end of the campaign, a number of awards are handed out to
those playing a special role or reaching a specific achievement.
Check back for updates as the campaign progresses.
Faces of the Campaign recognizes the UB employees who
shared their personal stories of how the agencies benefiting from
UB's campaign have helped them. Their stories were used in
marketing materials promoting the campaign.
Topping the Charts notes the achievements of units that
met or exceeded their annual goals.
Bennett Cup established in 2000 in honor of former
United Way President Bob Bennett, chancellor emeritus of the state
Board of Regents is considered the MVP award of the campaign and is
awarded to the most successful unit.
Chair’s Cup is awarded each year at the discretion
of the campaign chair. This award recognizes a unit whose
performance shows an exemplary commitment to the campaign.
Volunteer of the Year is awarded to the volunteer who
embodies the spirit of the campaign to its fullest extent.
Unsung Hero is awarded to an individual doing vital and
significant work behind the scenes to help the campaign.
William R. Greiner Award is awarded in memory of the
late UB president William Greiner, who was and ardent and vocal
supporter of the campaign. The award recognizes an individual who
demonstrates president Greiner's same passion for the
Community Builder Awards was an award unique to the 2014
campaign theme of Building Community.
Outstanding Service Recognition is awarded to an
individual or unit who provided a level of service beyond
expectations to ensure the success of the campaign.