Over 10% of UWRo donors are also volunteers and help us in fundraising events, as well as in various activities in the projects.
United Way Romania has been for some years now among the charity partners of the Bucharest International Half Marathon and Marathon. Every year, hundreds of runners and volunteers enrolled in our team, contributed to the organization of the event and raised funds for our education projects.
Day of Action
On June 21, United Ways all around the world celebrate the Day of Action, the summer solstice, when people have the most time to to good deeds.
In 2014, we promoted education through play and we tried to break a World Record, together with over 800 volunteers and children, for the largest number of Scrabble games played simultaneously.