The role of the Campaign Cabinet is to increase the financial and volunteer resources needed to allow the United Way Blackhawk Region to accomplish its mission of improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities. Campaign Cabinet members assist in the development of campaign strategies and provide leadership for the implementation and execution of campaign efforts and logistics.
Duties and Responsibilities of Campaign Cabinet:
- Contact existing and lapsed corporate accounts to share the United Way Blackhawk Region message and confirm continued or renewed support.
- Assist United Way staff with the identification of prospective new employee workplace campaigns and donors. And help facilitate initial meetings of United Way staff and prospective employee workplace campaigns.
- Attend Campaign Cabinet meetings as scheduled and communicate regularly with campaign volunteer leadership and staff to share progress, opportunities and/or concerns.
- Participate in United Way Blackhawk Region annual events, including the Campaign Kickoff in September and LIVE UNITED Celebration in March.
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2020-2021 Cabinet Members
Jack Walden - Blackhawk Bank, Cabinet Chair
Amanda Benway - Bank of Milton
Ashley Braswell - Beloit Health System
Seth Frisbee - Tricor Insurance
Jake Hess - Johnson Financial Group
Angie Hommen - Hagen CPA
Lonnie Klecker - Edward Jones Investments
Mike O'Brien - WCLO/WJVL Radio / Retired
Tom Ramsden - Ecolab
Jean Randles - SSI Technologies
Jenny Revels - Revels Consulting
Ted Rehl - City of South Beloit
Heidi Van Kirk - Van Kirk Consulting
Jen White - Data Dimensions
Rick West - UWBR staff liaison