Campaign Overview

Although Our Promise: California State Employees Giving at Work is commonly referred to as if it were a single entity, it actually encompasses 29 regional campaigns throughout the state. In previous years these campaigns have solicited more than 297,000 California State employees through Our Promise (formerly CSECC).


Our Promise Leadership

Our Promise support includes representatives from all areas of state leadership. View inspiring messages from Our Promise leadership.


News and Events

The latest news and information about Our Promise. View upcoming events, sign up for the quarterly newsletter or submit an event for our calendar.


How Our Promise Helps

Read about how state employees have been personally touched by nonprofits in Our Promise.


Our Promise Locations (PCFDs)

The California Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB) selects the organization best qualified to manage Our Promise in a designated geographical area. These organizations are known as Principal Combined Fund Drive (PCFD) Agencies and are traditionally local United Ways. There are 29 PCFD Agencies included in the 2014 campaign.

Some of the ways in which the local PCFD facilitates the campaign:

  • Delivering of pledge forms to local offices for each department
  • Serving as a liaison between the PCFD and the state department and their employees in that region
  • Assisting volunteers with all Our Promise materials
  • Coordinating volunteers and speakers for meetings
  • Providing volunteer training

Please search below by county to find out which PCFD serves you.



Find answer to all of your questions about Our Promise: California State Employees Giving at Work. What is a PCFD? Where does my money go? How do I cancel my contribution?


Contact Us

There are Our Promise locations throughout the State of California. Let us know your question and we’ll send your request to the appropriate location.