DEAR GOLDEN STATE EMPLOYEES:
For more than 62 years, you and your fellow employees have given back to those in need through the Our Promise campaign. In that time, you have raised hundreds of millions of dollars for organizations doing exemplary work to build stronger communities.
Former Our Promise Chair, Tom Torlakson and fellow state employees share why they give through Our Promise. Learn how you can get involved – and how easy it is!
Use this video as a resource to inspire participation in the Our Promise campaign.
Full version – https://youtu.be/-TMh81wJs0o
Short version – https://youtu.be/XLq3J2NOMus
Have you received a check from the Our Promise campaign or United Way and want to look up the donor details? Go here to access our nonprofit portal.
Want to find out when you’ll get your donation check? Click here for the Nonprofit FAQ’s and donation payout schedule.
Questions? Call our Donor Hotline at (888) 863-6466!
We appreciate the time and energy you spent on making this year’s Our Promise campaign a big success! Join us on Thursday, March 1 for the Our Promise Thank You Breakfast as we celebrate the campaign’s achievements and recognize outstanding volunteers, agencies and departments.
If you do not have a login for our donor tracker, provide the information below and we’ll send you a link. You’ll be able to see when your nonprofit received your donation and other information.
This year, we have 40 leadership team members, and counting, joining the Our Promise campaign, some veterans and some new! We are excited to get started on the upcoming campaign.
The Statewide Leadership Team is appointed by the Secretary, agency-level leaders whom are responsible for top-level leadership and inspiration in the implementation and execution of the Our Promise campaign.
From recruiting Department Chairs to mentoring fellow California state employees, these champions play a critical role in this initiative.
For 2017, the Our Promise Leadership Team has 40 individual representing over 22 agencies and departments throughout the state.
Are you passionate about giving back to your community and raising funds for the many nonprofits in need? If so, we need you!
Our Promise Loaned Executives act as full-time account managers during this state-mandated charitable drive. There are many benefits to your department/division for loaning an executive including strengthening external relations with other state departments/divisions and increasing leadership skills. Not to mention all the benefits to you the employee who is able to create networking opportunities, increase leadership ability, and have a deeper insight into the community’s needs.
Find out what’s happening with the Our Promise campaign.
The Exceptional Leadership Achievement Award, is given each year to the department with the most leadership level donors (giving $1,000 or more), and was awarded to the Department of Transportation for their efforts in 2016.
Leadership Donors really take “a little goes a long way” to another level. We thank all of you leadership donors for your generous contributions throughout the year. Thank you for Caring for California – Every Day. All Year.