A Hickok & Boardman Network of Companies Tradition

Every year the employees and associates who represent the Hickok & Boardman Network of Companies come together to make a difference in our community. Over the years, the Network has raised more than $2,000,000 for United Way of Northwest Vermont.

2021 marks the 200th Anniversary of Hickok & Boardman Insurance, the first of the H&B companies. In honor of this milestone, our goal is to raise $200,000 for United Way, September 20-23.

While we celebrate our past, we are reminded of the needs in our community as we:


*Hickok & Boardman Associates: Check your email for your specific Pledge form or see your company contact.

The H&B Future Challenge!

The H&B United Way campaigns are notorious for raising much-needed funds, while we have a little fun! Each of the H&B companies was challenged to create a skit, honoring this year's theme: Future. Watch to see who did the best job!

Cast your $1 vote to name this years winner!!

Future Challenge

Watch our Facebook LIVE campaign update at 10:00 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 20th - Thursday, Sept. 23rd

During our LIVE event, we'll provide an update on the campaign and meet with Executive Directors from area non-profits including:

Sara Holbrook Community Center


King Street Center

The need in our community is great, and we know it will take a VILLAGE to meet our goal of raising $200,000. Please join us in thanking our 2021 Campaign Supporters

Our 2021 United Way Campaign will include LIVE and VIRTUAL events!

2021 Campaign Timeline

Let's Celebrate the Past & the FUTURE!



Our friends at Big Tree Brewing have packaged a special beer to celebrate H&B's 200th! ORDER NOW and pick up at the Wrap Up Party.

TUESDAY, SEPT 21 @ 4:30

Out-of-this-World Happy Hour

Join us at Pizza44 for our first-ever mid campaign social! $20 ticket includes dinner. Cash bar. Space is limited. Ticket required - get yours here!

THURSDAY, SEPT 23 @ 4:30

Wrap Up & 200th Celebration

We'll be celebrating our campaign wrap up & the H&B 200th at Hula on Lake Champlain. This event is limited to H&B Associates and sponsors of our 200th. Party starts at 4:30. Please see your reception for parking info. Please RSVP.

Show Your H&B Pride Into the FUTURE!

5 cookie raffles for $15. Coffee/Water bottle & raffle ticket $25.

Your Future is in a Fortune Cookie Raffle!

Buy 5 fortune cookies, a tumbler, or water bottle to be automatically entered to win a Solo Stove Bonfire, valued at $392. You could win additional free raffle prizes in your fortune cookies! Or order here (and we'll deliver at the end of each day.)

Raffle tickets only - click here.

Commemorative Store is OPEN!

Visit the 200th Commemorative Store and grab some cool H&B and United Way co-branded merchandise! A % of proceeds will be donated back to the campaign. Supplies are limited. Click here.

Pledge Winner Daily Drawing!

2021 Pledge Winners

Our Campaign Standings!

2021 Actual Results

Where Your Pledge Dollars Go

Did you know the average H&B Associate donates $565 to our campaign through Pledges and event participation?

Here's how YOU can Give for the Future:

  • Pledge a one time or recurring donation.

  • Choose which United Way Council to send your pledge to.

  • Select which United Way program area you want to fund or allow United Way to manage the funds based on community needs.

  • Or Designate a non-profit of your choosing (minimum pledge required).

The 2021 H&B Committee

Thanks for your support!

Kate Gleason, Coldwell Banker Hickok & BoardmanAlison Rogers, Hickok & Boardman Capital ManagementJay Nunn, Hickok & Boardman Insurance GroupSybil Keefe, Coldwell Banker Hickok & BoardmanKara Mikhitarian, Hickok & Boardman Insurance
with special thanks to Erin Elliott, Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman