Become An Advocate

for our community

Advancing public policy is crucial for our success as a community

Our work doesn’t stop at understanding our community’s needs and connecting individuals and families with the direct services they need to achieve long lasting success. United Way of Summit & Medina advocates at the local, state and national level for policies that advance our Bold Goals for 2028, including the basic needs of our community. Our longstanding community connections and firsthand experience help guide policy makers as they tackle the problems that face Summit & Medina counties.

Be an Advocate For Change

Make Your Voice Heard

There are many ways to be an advocate and to educate yourself, members of the community and local, state and federal legislators. In United Way’s Public Advocacy Toolkit, you will find the United Way Policy Agenda, information on each policy priority, tips on how to communicate effectively with your elected representatives, sample social media posts and more resources. Below you will also find more helpful links to make your voice heard!

Have questions, or are you looking for more ways to advocate for your community? Email us to start the conversation.

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