About Us

United Way of Illinois is an association of United Ways representing communities across Illinois.

Our Mission

United Way of Illinois advances the common good through public policy.

We monitor the activity of government, review legislation, and educate the general public and our public officials related to their impact on human services and on our local communities.

Our United Way Members

Barrington Area United Way
PO Box 733
Barrington, IL 60011-0733
847-382-8778
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Batavia United Way
700 W. Fabyan Parkway, #120A
Batavia, IL 60510-2451
630-877-2780
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Bureau County United Way, Inc.
PO Box 73
Princeton, IL 61356
815-875-2631
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Fox Valley United Way
44 East Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60505
630-896-4636
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Genoa-Kingston United Way, Inc.
PO Box 5
Genoa, IL 60135-0005
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Heart of Illinois United Way
509 W High St
Peoria, IL 61606-1924
309-674-5181
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Kewanee Area United Way
200 East South Street
Kewanee, IL 61443
309-853-5158
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Kishwaukee United Way
PO Box 311
Dekalb, IL 60115-0311
815-756-7522
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Massac County United Way
PO Box 735
Metropolis, IL 62960-0735
618-524-8185
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McDonough County United Way
440 N. Lafayette, Suite 106
Macomb, IL 61455-3814
309-837-9180
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Prairieland United Way
200 W Douglas Avenue
Jacksonville, IL 62650
217-245-4557
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Streator Area United Way, Inc.
122 N Bloomington St
Streator, IL 61364-2208
815-672-6721
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The United Way of Central Illinois, Inc.
1999 West Wabash Avenue, Suite 107
Springfield, IL 62704
217-726-7000
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United Way for Spoon River Country, Inc.
PO Box 335
Canton, IL 61520-0335
309-647-1825
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United Way of Adams County, Inc.
936 Broadway Street, Suite F
Quincy, IL 62301
217-222-5020
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United Way of Boone County
220 W Locust St
Belvidere, IL 61008-3621
815-544-3144
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United Way of Brown County

PO Box 132
Mount Sterling, IL 62353-0132
217-773-3327

United Way of Champaign County
5 Dunlap Court
Savoy, IL 61874
217-352-5151
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United Way of Christian County
108 W Market St. 2nd Floor
Taylorville, IL 62568
217-824-8404
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United Way of Coles County, Inc.
PO Box 868
Mattoon, IL 61938-0868
217-234-8022
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United Way of Danville Area, Inc.
28 W. North Sreet, Suite 102
Danville, IL 61832-5783
217-442-3512
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United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois
201 West Eldorado St
Decatur, IL 62522
217-422-8537
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United Way of Eastern LaSalle County
601 State Street
Ottawa, IL 61350
815-434-4003
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United Way of Effingham County
PO Box 2
Effingham, IL 62401-0002
217-342-3824
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United Way of Greater McHenry County, Inc.
4508 Prime Parkway
McHenry, IL 60050-7004
815-363-1377
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United Way of Greater St. Louis
910 North 11th Street
St. Louis, MO 63101-1018
314-421-0700
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United Way of Grundy County
1802 N. Division, Suite 500
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-4430
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United Way of Illinois Valley, Inc.
2220 Marquette Road Ste 102
Peru, IL 61354
815-223-8339
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United Way of Kankakee & Iroquois Counties
P O Box 1286
Kankakee, IL 60901-4055
815-932-7476
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United Way of Knox County, Inc.
311 E. Main St. Suite 511
Galesburg, IL 61401-4607
309-343-4434
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United Way of Lake County, Inc.
330 South Greenleaf Street
Gurnee, IL 60031-3389
847-775-1000
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United Way of Lee County, Inc.
PO Box 382
Dixon, IL 61021-0382
815-284-3339
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United Way of Livingston County
210 N Plum Street
Pontiac, IL 61764
815-844-5131
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United Way of Logan County

PO Box 684
Lincoln, IL 62656-0684
217-735-4499

United Way of McLean County
201 E Grove Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-7383
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United Way of Metro Chicago
333 South Wabash Ave, 30th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
312-906-2350
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United Way of Pekin

PO Box 324
Pekin, IL 61555-0324
309-346-2433

United Way of Quad Cities Area

United Way of the Quad Cities Area, Inc.
852 Middle Road #401
Bettendorf, IA 52722

563-355-4310
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United Way of Rock River Valley
612 N Main St Ste 300
Rockford, IL 61103-6998
815-968-5400
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United Way of South Central Illinois
PO Box 711
Mount Vernon, IL 62864-0049
618-242-8000
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United Way of Southern Illinois
P O Box 1901
Marion, IL 62959-8101
618-997-7744
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United Way of Whiteside County
PO Box 806
Sterling, IL 61081-0806
815-625-7973
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United Way of Will County
54 North Ottawa Street Suite 300
Joliet, IL 60432-4394
815-723-2500
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Warren County United Way, Inc.
PO Box 85
Monmouth, IL 61462-0085
309-734-6364
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Board of Directors

UWI 2020-2021 Officers

CHAIR-ELECT - Carole Peters

Executive Director
United Way of Greater McHenry County
4508 Prime Parkway
McHenry, IL 60050
Phone: 815-363-1377
Fax: 815-363-1878
cpeters@uwmchenry.org

SECRETARY - David Taylor

President/CEO
United Way of McLean County
201 E. Grove Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-828-7383
Fax: 309-829-2469
dtaylor@uwaymc.org

AT-LARGE - Debbie Bogle

Executive Director
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois
202 E. Eldorado St. Ste B
Decatur, IL 62523
Phone: (217) 422-8537
Fax: (217) 422-0633
dbogle@uwdecatur.org

TREASURER - Paul Callighan

ComEd (retired)
1512 Crayton Circle E.
DeKalb, IL 60115
cell phone: 815-262-6953
pccallighan@comcast.net

At-Large - Sonja Reece
Volunteer
INCOMING CHAIRMAN - Robert Flider
Volunteer
CHAIR - Sue Grey

President and CEO
United Way of Champaign County
404 W. Church Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-352-5151
Fax: 217-352-6494
Sue@uwayhelps.org

UWI 2020-2021 Board Members

Pamela Althoff

State Senator, 32nd District
1 N. Virginia Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815-455-6330
palthoff@mc.net

Robert Barry

Director, Government Relations
Illinois AT&T
(630) 841-4677
rb1842@att.com

LYNNE BOSLEY

President and CEO
United Way of Elgin
1797 N. La Fox Street
South Elgin, IL 60177
Phone: 847-741-2259
lbosley@uwelgin.org

Lori A. Cortez, Ed.D.

Dean of Institutional Advancement
Sauk Valley Community College
Dixon, IL. 61021
815.835.6260 Office
989.992.6960 Cell
Lori.a.cortez@svcc.edu

Nancy Chase Coolley

Coolley Consulting
1751 Stanford Court
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Phone: 847-295-5847
Cell: 847-494-6263
Fax: 847-295-5867
necoolley@yahoo.com

ROBERT F. FLIDER

2325 S. Mount Zion Road
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone:(217) 521-2101
bobflider@gmail.com

MORRIS LANE HARVEY

Attorney at Law
Lane Harvey Law Firm
2029 Broadway
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-244-9544
Fax: 618-244-9344
lhlaw@mvn.net

ANTOINETTE (TONI) HAYDEN

Executive Director
United Way of Southern Illinois
1301 Enterprise Way
P.O. Box 1901
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-997-7744
Cell: 618-889-0961
Fax: 618-993-0140
toni@uwsihelps.org

Melvin (Mel) A. Holland III

337 Forest Oaks Drive
Caseyville, IL 62232
Phone: 618-741-5666
Melloque5@aol.com

JOHN KELKER

President and CPO
United Way of Central Illinois, Inc.
1999 Wabash, Suite 107
Springfield, IL 62704
Phone: 217-726-7000
jkelker@uwcil.org

PAUL LOGLI

President and CEO
United Way of Rock River Valley
612 N. Main Street, Suite 300
Rockford, IL 61103
Phone: 815-968-5400
Fax: 815-986-4819
michael@unitedwayrrv.org

KRISTI LONG

President & CEO
United Way of Lake County
330 South Greenleaf Ave.
Gurnee, IL 60031-3389
Phone: 847-775-1000
Direct Line: 847-775-1019
klong@uwlakeco.org

JEN MILLER

Executive Director
United Way of South Central Illinois
123 S. 10th Street, Suite 223
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 217-652-6198
Fax: 618-242-8048
jenmiller323@hotmail.com

Andrew J. Quarnstrom

Supervisor
City of Champaign Township
53 E. Logan St.
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6120
andy.cctownship@champaignil.gov

SONJA REECE

Director, Health Facilities Planning, Business Development
Advocate Health Care
1304 Franklin Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-5482
sonja@sonjareece.com

JOSÉ RICO

SVP of Community Investment
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago 333 South Wabash Avenue, 30th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: 312.906.2226
Cell: 773.209.6947
Jose.Rico@liveunitedchicago.org

DIANE RUTLEDGE

Executive Director
LUDA
2030 Timberbrooke Drive, Suite A, Springfield, IL 62702
Phone: (217) 546-3036
Fax: (217) 546-3038
drutledge@ludaschools.org

DIANA L. VERHULST

Chief Executive Officer
United Way of Whiteside County
502 1st Avenue
P.O. Box 806
Sterling, Illinois 61081
diana@uwwhiteside.org

Connect with us

For questions regarding United Way of Illinois Public Policy & Advocacy Initiatives, contact:

Eithne McMenamin
Director of Public Policy and Advocacy,
United Way of Illinois
Eithne.McMenamin@unitedwayillinois.org