BEST IN SHOW AWARD Celebrates campaigns that successfully incorporated best practices of fundraising, employee engagement and campaign innovation that resulted in an achieved increase in campaign revenue and participation.

Class A – Fewer than 100 employees - PolyOne Corporation
Class B – 101-250 employees - City of Massillon
Class C – 251-500 employees - Gervasi Vineyard
Class D – 500+ employees - Synchrony Financial

CORNERSTONE AWARD Celebrates workplaces that have achieved at least 65% employee participation, follows best practices, and experienced growth in campaign revenue.

Alliance Area Domestic Violence Shelter
Arts in Stark
Boys and Girls Club of Massillon
Catholic Charities Serving Portage & Stark Counties
Gervasi Vineyard
Massillon Plaque Company
Ohio CAT
PPI Graphics
Stark Education Partnership
The Karcher Group
Wally Armour Auto Family
Westark Family Services, Inc.

TRAILBLAZER AWARD Celebrates workplaces that increased their level of commitment and support.

Alliance City Schools
Canton City Government
City of Massillon
Everhard Products, Inc.
Gervasi Vineyard
Hendrickson Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems
Ironrock Capital, Inc.
Massillon City Schools
PolyOne Corporation
Standard Plumbing & Heating Company
Standard Printing Company
Stark County District Library
Steel Equipment Specialists
The Beaver Excavating Company
Seifert Technologies, Inc.
The Karcher Group
Wally Armour Auto Family
Walsh University

PIONEER AWARD Celebrates outstanding contributions from newly engaged local organizations. Each organization made contributions to the Annual Campaign through corporate gifts, employee campaigns, and/or special events that reflect United Way’s mission and have significantly impacted the Stark County community.

Alliance for Children & Families, Inc.
Access Health Stark County Inc.
American Road Machinery, Inc.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore Wellsville Carpet Town Inc.
Builders Exchange of East Central Ohio
Building Industry Association of Stark County
Chas E. Phipps Company
Commercial & Savings Bank
EB Display Company, Inc.
Farmers National Bank
LSI Graphic Solutions Plus
Masonic Learning Center for Children
Margaret B. Shipley Child Health Clinic
Olde Wood LTD
Shearer’s Foods, Inc.
Valentine Contractors Inc.
Visit Canton
WDPN/WDJQ Radio Stations
Western & Southern Financial Group
W. W. Schaub Electric Company

SPIRIT OF CARING AWARD Celebrates a company’s outstanding commitment to improve lives in Stark County.  Spirit of Caring companies demonstrate an exemplary level of employee and leadership giving campaigns, volunteer programs and corporate contributions.

Aultman Health Foundation
The Timken Company
The Beaver Excavating Company
Diebold Nixdorf