Volunteer Committees

Volunteer Committees

Fund Raising Committee

Jenine Stuedli, 2022 Campaign Chairperson

Approximately 125 volunteers participate in raising money for the United Way Community Campaign and the Oregon Employees Charitable Fund Drive.

These volunteers serve as campaign coordinators at their workplace, and others assist by volunteering to be part of the campaign leadership team.  Jenine Stuedli, Loan Consultant with Caliber Home Loans is the chairperson for the 2022 Community Campaign.  The 2022 campaign goal has been set at $507,000.  As always, United Way accepts contributions, large or small, year-round.  Please give what you can.   Please contact United Way at 541-882-5558 if you wish to help. (Visit the fundraising page for more information).  As of October 13th, the campaign had raised 20% of our goal for a little more than $101,000.  Thank you.  

 

Fund Distribution Committee

Sheri Hargrave
Sheri Hargrave

This committee enlists the help of about 30 volunteers each year.  Volunteers each contribute about 15 hours during the 8-week assignment. After a thorough review of all the agency programs seeking funds these volunteers make a funding recommendation to the United Way board of directors. Sheri Hargrave chairs the fund distribution committee.  The 2022 process began on March 30 and ended May 10th.  “Guard we must our contributor’s trust” is our credo.  Accountability isn’t just a good thing…it’s everything to us.”

The fund distribution volunteers for 2022 included:  

Kent Berry Retired
Mandi Clark Oregon Institute of Technology
Gerard Collins Klamath Falls City Schools
Wayne Cochran
Avangrid Renewables
Timothy Estores Umpqua Bank
Dale Geigle
Klamath County IT Department
Betsy Honzel Retired
Phil Hull Klamath County Fire District One
Nathalie Johnston Klamath County Library
Reid Kennedy Sky Lakes Medical Center
Tracey Lehman Oregon Institute of Technology
Jessica Lindsay City of Klamath Falls Government
Juan Maldonado Klamath Falls Toyota
Don McDonnell Oregon Institute of Technology
Teresa Miles Umpqua Bank
Ruth Olsen Ross Ragland Theater
Nikki Osborn Klamath County Fire District #1
Jackie Paulson Washington Federal Bank
Eric Rose Collins Products, LLC
Melody Smith  Umpqua Bank
Heather Tyler Washington Federal Bank
Mary White
Retired
Randy Windham
Avangrid Renewables
Bailey Zamora
Washington Federal Bank
SHERI HARGRAVE, Chairperson Carter-Jones Collections Service

2022 United Way Fund Distribution Team

Marketing & Communications Committee

Thomas Hottman
Tom Hottman

These volunteers are responsible to assist United Way staff with development of various communications tools such as brochures, tabloid inserts into the local newspaper, print and radio advertisement, local campaign video, annual report, and web page design/updates.

Volunteers include: Rob Siems, Basin Mediactive; Gene Warnick, Herald and News; Bob Winn, Wynne Broadcasting; and Tom Hottman, Committee Chairman with Sky Lakes Medical Center. 

Special thanks to the Herald and News and both radio stations (Wynne Broadcasting and Basin Mediactive for donating a public service advertising campaign each year to the United Way (in-kind value exceeding $20,000).