United Way Worldwide (UWW) provides support services and resources to independent United Way organizations across the country.  UWW provides advertising, research on national needs, educational instruction, and strategic planning methods that local United Way’s like United Way of Natrona County use to improve their communities.  United Way of Natrona County contributes 1% of campaign pledges annually in return for services provided.  In addition to the services provided, a percentage of the 1% is credited to the local organization to be used toward staff and board continued education and professional development.