Champion the Cause. Reach Out. Speak Up.

Anyone can be an advocate to advance the common good.

  • Become a reliable source of information.
  • Call your elected officials to bring attention to your issue or concern
  • Visit your local policymaker.
  • Write a personal email or letter to your policymaker
  • Write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper
  • Share your story.
  • Host a community conversation

At Lumber River United Way, we address and support policies which:


*Lead to quality education for all children and youth 

*Support working families to achieve financial stability

*Promote healthy living for all ages.