ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, leaders from United Way Worldwide presented Constant Contact(R), Inc. (Nasdaq: CTCT), a leading provider of online marketing tools for small businesses and nonprofits, with a United Way Partnership Award.
Through a partnership established in 2008, Constant Contact provides in-kind access to community-based United Way offices around the world. United Way recognizes Constant Contact's commitment to advance the common good by leveraging technology to engage key stakeholders in driving lasting community change.
"This partnership helped bring United Way into the Internet Age and is one of our most highly-valued partnerships," said Stacey D. Stewart, U.S. President, United Way Worldwide. "Over the course of six years, the United Way network has been using Constant Contact to build stronger relationships with 3.5 million supporters and their communities."
"This award is truly an honor to receive, and a testament to the meaningful relationship Constant Contact and United Way have built over years of working together," said Alec Stern, Vice President of Strategic Market Development at Constant Contact. "Local staff and volunteers in hundreds of communities are proving online marketing tools can help forge relationships with supporters, increase donations and inspire action. We are inspired by their work and are proud to have played a role that positively supports their efforts."
"Constant Contact is determined to make a meaningful and lasting difference in our customers' communities," said Reed Bundy, head of corporate social responsibility at Constant Contact, "We know how critical our solutions are to small businesses and how powerful they can be for nonprofits and associations."
For more information about Constant Contact and their commitment to empowering communities, please visithttp://www.ConstantContact.com/cares.
About United Way
United Way is a worldwide movement of nearly 1,800 community-based United Ways in 41 countries and territories. It advances the common good by focusing on education, income and health -- the building blocks for a good quality life. The United Way movement mobilizes millions to action -- to give, advocate and volunteer -- to improve conditions in their local community. For more information about United Way, please visit: UnitedWay.org.