Corporate Recognition & Awards

Every year, United Way of Eastern Maine presents awards to the top-performing fundraisers in the area, categorized by Bronze, Silver, and Gold. (Scroll down to see this years winners!)

The criteria for awards are as follows:

Company average gift ≥ $260
Company gift per capita ≥ $80
Company % participation ≥ 40%
Implementation of Best Practices
Total amount raised ≥ previous year*

*Must be met before receiving any award


Platinum Award-New for 2018!:
Company meets all 5 criteria AND makes outstanding efforts to engage the public in their campaign

Gold Award: Company meets all 5 criteria
Silver Award: Company meets 4 out of 5 criteria
Bronze Award: Company meets 3 out of 5 criteria

Bonus credit: Companies that increase their campaign total by 20% or more over the previous year will receive a boost in award ranking.

Awards are also given to the top Employee Campaign Manager and Volunteer of the Year. All award winners will receive special recognition at the Campaign Celebration in February.

2018 Campaign Award Winners






PLATINUM: CES, Inc. and Sutherland Weston Marketing Communications!




GOLD: Gross, Minsky & Mogul, P.A., The Arata O’Sullivan Group at Morgan Stanley, Good Samaritan Agency, Literacy Volunteers of Bangor, and Friends In Action!






SILVER: Bangor Savings Bank, Wellspring, Inc., Eastern Area Agency on Aging, and Darling’s Auto Group!




BRONZE: LG&H CPAs, Sunrise Opportunities, Partners for Peace, Cobscook Community Learning Center, Brewer Housing Authority, Maine Mental Health Connections, Healthy Peninsula, and BBSC, CPA’s!

EMPLOYEE CAMPAIGN MANAGER(s) OF THE YEAR: Johanna Dorr, Seaboard Federal Credit Union
TENZING NORGAY: Chelsea MaCleod, Hannaford

In addition to our awards, we also recognize our top 10 campaigns each year as our Cornerstone Companies who together make up nearly 50% of our total campaign!