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About Us

 
About
A strong community is one where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential.  Building a strong community is like building a sturdy house.  It requires many people working together.  Just like you would bring contractors, carpenters, and other specialists together to build a house, United Way of Sumter, Clarendon and Lee Counties brings organizations and individuals together to address the health, education, and financial stability needs of our community.
 
Our Mission 
The United Way of Sumter, Clarendon and Lee Counties mobilizes resources and leaders that strengthen our communities.  We fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community.
 
Our Values
  • Integrity - Leading with moral fortitude
  • Compassion - Genuine concern for people's human condition
  • Transparency - Sharing and receiving information openly and honestly
  • Accountability - Sound financial management, mission-driven decision-making and servant leadership
  • Collaboration - Forging strategic partnerships to produce mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Excellence - Providing outstanding service across the entire organization
  • Inclusion - Organization culture where diversity is valued and everyone is genuinely considered