BUFFALO, N.Y. — The 2019 United Way Challenge is underway!  Now is the time to join the giving community and support the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County by donating to the United Way Challenge.

Since 1917, the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County has worked to enhance the health, financial stability and education of every person in our community. 

For a pledge of just $1 a week, the 2019 United Way Challenge can:

  • Help children reach their full potential
  • Help families achieve financial stability
  • Help people live safer and healthier lives  

That's not all....  Pledge at least $1 a week ($52 a year) through your company's campaign or click here to pledge online at uwbec.org to be eligible to win one of 17 grand prizes. Pledge $1 per week and be automatically entered into grand prize drawings held weekly beginning September 30 through December 6, 2019. 

Grand Prizes include:

  • One of five Wegmans gift cards valued at $1,000 each
  • One of five Ashley Homestore gift cards valued at $1,000 each
  • Win 2020 SportsFanatic Pack with 2 season tickets to Buffalo Bills home games at New Era Field, and four passes to Buffalo Bisons "fridaynight bash!" series.
  • One of five Tops Friendly Markets grocery and gasoline gift cards valued at $1,000 each
  • Win a trip for two to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, including two nights at the Hilton Cocoa Beach Beach Oceanfront, courtesy of Delaware North.

All Grand Prizes have been generously donated. 

Ch. 2 is a sponsor of the 2019 United Way Challenge. 

Watch Ch. 2 for weekly prize presentations!!!  

No donation is necessary to participate or win.  Click Here for complete contest rules.