Campaign Activities, Games and Incentives

Find the fun in fundraising! Adding activities, games and incentives to your United Way campaign promotes team development, while helping your workplace reach its goal.


Incorporate activities into your campaign to generate enthusiasm and raise additional dollars. Consider including these customizable ideas.

  • Theme basket raffle or auction
  • Website scavenger hunt
  • Casual attire day
  • Chili cook-off
  • Kickball or wiffle ball tournament
  • Pumpkin carving contest
  • Dessert cart or bake sale

Download our Activities Guide for more ideas.


Downloadable Games

These free games are a great resource for getting employees and departments involved in the campaign and educated about what United Way of Greater Stark County does.


Incentives can build excitement and strengthen overall employee giving. Customize these ideas to fit your organization and budget.


To get the most out of incentives, consider how best to structure them for your campaign. Think about what you want to accomplish, then decide how to set your incentives. For example:

  • By individual participation: Anyone who participates is eligible.
  • By timeframe: Anyone who contributes by X day is eligible for a prize or drawing.
  • By increase: Anyone who increases their gift over the previous year by ___ % is eligible for a prize.
  • By gift level: Anyone who gives XX dollars or more is entered into a special drawing.
  • By company goal: If the company achieves XX% participation, all employees can wear jeans on Friday.