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Corporate Leaders & Heroes

Special thanks to these companies and organizations that have demonstrated what it means to LIVE UNITED® through their fundraising and volunteer efforts.


The TOP 25, the TREMENDOUS 25 and our CORPORATE HEROES represent and celebrate local companies, organizations and their employees for their generosity of their investments of their gifts and time spent volunteering in our communities. Despite 2020 being an unprecedented year in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, these organizations rallied their employees and significantly contributed to the positive impact of our work and our mission.

They embody what it truly means to LIVE UNITED®.



The largest corporate, retiree and employee campaign donors.

  1. P&G
  2. Fifth Third Bank
  3. GE Aviation
  4. Western & Southern Financial Group
  5. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  6. First Financial Bank
  7. Cincinnati Bell
  8. Ohio National Financial Services 
  9. Great American Insurance Group
  10. Cincinnati Financial Corp.
  11. The Kroger Co.
  12. Deloitte
  13. PNC Bank
  1. UPS, Inc.
  2. Kao USA, Inc.
  3. Ernst & Young Global Ltd.
  4. Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP
  5. U.S. Bank
  6. Enterprise Holdings
  7. Michelman, Inc.
  8. Standard Textile Company, Inc.
  9. The Christ Hospital
  10. Frost Brown Todd, LLC
  11. FIS
  12. Messer Construction


The highest per capita giving companies with at least 25 employees and 55 percent employee participation that are not large enough to be in the Top 25.

  1. Katz Teller
  2. AIM MRO Holdings, Inc.
  3. United Way of Greater Cincinnati
  4. Bartlett Wealth Management
  5. ITW - Air Management
  6. Viking Partners, LLC
  7. HORAN
  8. Squire Patton Boggs
  9. Al. Neyer
  10. School Outfitters
  11. Eco Engineering, Inc.
  12. The Port
  13. Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel
  1. Keating Muething & Klekamp, PLL
  2. BakerHostetler
  3. The E. W. Scripps Co.
  4. Mariner Wealth Advisors
  5. Cincinnati Works
  6. CenterBank
  7. Raymond James
  8. Grant Thornton, LLP
  9. VonLehman & Company, Inc.
  10. GBBN Architects
  11. Graydon Head & Ritchey, LLP
  12. Park National Bank


The highest per capita volunteering companies.

  • 10-99 Employees: Ingage Partners
  • 100-249 Employees: Mīchelman
  • 250-749 Employees: EY
  • 750+ Employees: U.S. Bank


In 2022, United Way expanded our Corporate Heroes program to create the Changemakers Awards that not only recognize the valuable impact corporate groups and workforces make in our community through their volunteerism, but other organizations as well.

Learn more and register your company or organization at


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