2020 Campaign Recognition


Annual Celebration & Awards

These are the companies, individuals, and volunteers who supported our mission and made the 2020 Campaign a success! 

Campaign Reveal: Watch this video to find out how much was raised to improve lives in our community!

Campaign Reveal


Corporate Partner of the Year: This award recognized a company that modeled outstanding

leadership and support for United Way's community impact mission.

Winner: Washington River Protection Solutions

Corporate Sponsor

Distinguished Volunteer of the Year: This award recognized an individual who demonstrated extraordinary

dedication and engagement in supporting United Way's mission to improve lives in our community.

Winner: Laura Eder


Distinguished Volunteer of the Year


Community Champions During COVID-19 award: This award recognized companies

that demonstrated extraordinary support for pandemic relief efforts.

Community Champions


Going the Extra Mile: This award recognized a company that showed outstanding support for the 2020 Campaign by going above and beyond to raise extra money for those in need in our community, as well as for their long-running support year after year. 

Winner: Energy Northwest


Going the Extra Mile


Cornerstone Partners


Cornerstone Partners: This recognized organizations that gave a corporate gift to offset operating expenses and maximized

our ability to invest donor dollars directly toward services and programs in our community that improve people’s lives.

Allstate Insurance – all branches Framatome, Inc.
Amentum at WTP KeyBank of Washington – all branches
Banner Bank – all branches Lowe’s
Bechtel National Meier Architecture Engineering
BNSF Railway Foundation Numerical Applications/Zachry Group
CenturyLink UA Local Union 598 Plumbers and Steamfitters
CH2M Hill Plateau Remediation Company Simplot RDO
Coca-Cola Bottling Company Walmart – all branches
Community First Bank - all branches  Washington River Protection Solutions
Enterprise Holdings Williams Gas Pipeline West
Fluor Government Group  


Community Partners

Community Partner of the Year: This award recognized a company that provided significant

in-kind support in the form of goods or services for United Way’s work in our community.

Winner: SunWest Sportswear


Media Partner


Media Partner of the Year: This award recognized a company that provided

significant in-kind messaging support for our programs through media outlets.

Winner: KNDU


Rise to the Challenge

Rise to the Challenge: This award recognized organizations that showed an increase in

total campaign contributions each year over the past three years.

B & B Express Printing Numerica Credit Union
Benton Franklin Head Start PSD - Chiawana High School
Benton-Franklin Health District PSD – Barbara McClintock STEM Elementary School
Community First Bank - All Branches PSD - Ruth Livingston Elementary School
Energy Northwest PSD - Stevens Middle School
KSD - Amistad Elementary Simplot RDO
KSD - Cascade Elementary Trios Health
KSD - Park Middle School US Bank
Lampson International Yakima Federal Savings & Loan

Over the Top

Over-the-Top: This award recognized companies that achieved

50% or more employee participation in their workplace campaign.

Costco Wholesale #486 UA Local Union 598 Plumbers and Steamfitters
Grace Clinic United Parcel Service
Numerical Applications/Zachry Group United Way of Benton & Franklin Counties


Unions United

Unions United: This award recognized Labor organizations that participated in the Unions United virtual fundraising drive.

Southeastern WA Central Labor Council United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1439
UA Local Union 598 Plumbers and Steamfitters International Union of Operating Engineers Local 302
IBEW Local #77 Kennewick Union Firefighters IAFF Local 1296
Teamsters Local Union No. 839 Labor Day Picnic Committee
Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 55 SE Washington & NE Oregon I.U.P.A.T District Council No. 5 General Fund
Laborers' International Union of North America Local 348 Hanford Atomic Metal Trades Council (HAMTC)