United Way Worldwide is the leadership and support organization for the network of nearly 1,800 community-based United Ways in 45 countries and territories. We advance the common good by focusing on improving education, helping people achieve financial stability, and promoting healthy lives, and by mobilizing millions of people to give, advocate, and volunteer to improve the conditions in which they live.
Ethics and Compliance
Annually, all United Ways certify their adherence to standards that include comprehensive requirements for financial reporting, governance, ethics, diversity and operations.
Financial information on United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County can be obtained by contacting our office.
Code of Ethics
United Way volunteers, employees and representatives have a responsibility to uphold the highest ethical standards. We believe these standards go beyond compliance with laws and regulations — calling us to fulfill higher obligations as stewards of the public trust. United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County's Code of Ethics sets forth standards and responsibilities toward this end. The Board of Directors approve the code annually and board members are required to personally certify their compliance to it. To see our code as a PDF document, click here.
Counter Terrorism Laws
United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County is in compliance with the spirit and intent of the U.S. Patriot Act and other counter terrorism laws. Affirmative action is taken to prevent technical, in-kind, or other resources from inadvertently being used for illegal acts and terrorist activities.