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Read stories about how we support “live united”

We launch deep and lasting positive changes in Hungary – United Way Hungary has been serving the community and the common good for over 25 years. By running professional programs in the areas of education, income, and health, we work towards creating a better future for you and your children.

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Sándor Köles: “United Way brings a global approach to the Hungarian civil sector, which I find especially valuable”

Sándor Köles has been one of the key figures of the civil movements, as well as a board member of United Way Hungary. As he says, he was born to serve the community. He’s a true cosmopolitan, with a strong belief in local bonds, identities and the power of hearts.

A volunteer was born

Gabor Regenyi is the Agency Director of MetLife Europe’s Hungarian Branch Office. He is responsible for managing and developing the sales network in Hungary.

Ági Marshall, volunteer of United Way Hungary

Ági Marshall – a mother of three teenage boys – coordinates our special education program Biztibusz through primary schools that aims to prevent injuries among children.

Dick Aft, Adriány Kincső és Gábor ZoltánYour 1% Can Change Lives

Living and working in Hungary, we take for granted that we can designate 1% of our income tax to support non-profit organizations. Did you know that the idea of Hungary’s 1% Law originated from Richard N. Aft, a life-time advocate of United Way?

Residents of Szederfa Home can live a full life by taking care of themselves

A United Way story about community building and support

Educational methods from Hejőkeresztúr are now applied in the whole country

A United Way story about an education program and its execution

16 years old Endre works hard to get his dream job in media

A United Way story about talent support and management