Contact Us

United Way of Erie County
420 West 6th Street, 
Suite 200 | Erie, PA 16507
Phone: (814) 456-2937 | Fax: (814) 459-5750

Cheryl Bates, ext. 236

Program Director, Erie Free Taxes

Del Birch, ext. 235

Vice President of Community Building

Izedia Brown, ext. 226

Accounting Associate

Mary Bula, ext. 231

Erie Together Project Facilitator/Vice President Collective Impact

Joelyn Bush, ext. 224

Marketing & Communications Manager

Chantelle Carter, ext. 232

Resource Development Associate

Bill Jackson, ext. 238

President/Chief Professional Officer

Mike Jaruszewicz, ext. 227

Director of Community Building

Jannelle Kmecik, ext. 255

AmeriCorps VISTA

Cameron Loranger, ext. 243 Database & Systems Coordinator
Ron Oliver, ext. 248

AFL-CIO Community Services Labor Liaison, VP Labor Division

Joanna Peters, ext. 233 Administrative Assistant

Laurie Root, ext. 223

Senior Vice President, Resource Development

Gina Schaefer, ext. 221 Resource Development Manager

John Simon, ext. 247

Assistant Vice President, Investor Relations

Chris Yuhas, ext. 234


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