UPI believes that in order to truly achieve greatness, we must take part in our communities and give back. Each year, UPI plays a valuable role to the following organizations and hospitals that have done amazing work in enriching the lives and wellness of people — as a whole and individually.
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. The American Cancer Society saves lives and creates a world with less cancer and more birthdays by helping people stay well and helping people get well by finding cures and fighting back.
Star of Hope is a Christ-centered community dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless men, women and their children. Positive life changes are encouraged through structured programs which focus on spiritual growth, education, employment, life management and recovery from substance abuse.
St. Jude Children- ‘s Research Hospital is unlike any other pediatric treatment and research facility. Discoveries made here have completely changed how the world treats children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases.
With research and patient care under one roof, St. Jude is where some of today’s most gifted researchers are able to do science more quickly. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family’s inability to pay.