Campaign Awards

The following businesses, agencies, and individuals were recognized for their outstanding commitment to community and leadership during the 2013 Campaign.

2013 Award Criteria

Charlie Wampler, Jr. Community Builder Award
Personifying Charlie Wampler, Jr., founder of United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, this award is chosen by the Board of Directors and honors an individual or organization that embodies the mission of United Way: to improve people’s lives by mobilizing our community to create lasting change.

Gary Calleo
Vice President,  RR Donnelley

Community Impact
This award honors superior annual corporate investment in United Way’s Community Impact Fund, employee campaign best practices, and employee volunteerism.  Criteria considered for award are as follows:

  • Corporate Investment
  • Percentage of employees participating in the campaign
  • United Way Event sponsorship
  • Employee volunteerism with United Way

The Rockingham Group

Skyline Society Leadership
The Skyline Society Leadership Awards recognize two corporations that demonstrate leadership at the Skyline Society level (gifts of $500 or more).  Companies will be awarded for meeting one of the following criteria:

  • Total number of Skyline Society members
  • Percentage of employees contributing at the Skyline Society level


Dynamic Community
These awards recognize the companies or organizations for their contribution to the Community Impact Fund through:

  • Largest contribution    
  • Largest percent of employee participation

Cargill Dayton

BB&T Bank

Inspiring Community
This award recognizes the company that has achieved the greatest increase in campaign contributions over the previous year.  This includes employee gifts, corporate gifts, and special events.


Strategent Financial

Second Home


Shickel Corp.

Perdue Farms


Campaign Volunteer of the Year
This award recognizes the 2012 campaign volunteer who:  

  • Utilized employee campaign best practices
  • Increased amount of investment made by his/her workplace
  • Increased number of employees who participate in the workplace campaign

Jessica Lokey-Smith and Raquel Ortiz
Perdue Farms

Jonah Pence
Farmers & Merchants Bank