GBQ has been involved with United Way in varying degrees for over 30 years. United Way week at GBQ consists of several fundraising activities to make the donating exciting. 2012 festivities included jeans day, a raffle, a bingo day‚ and an‚ ice cream social. Associates elect to make contributions and the firm makes their donation based on a percent of what the employees contribute. In 2012, GBQ’s contributions, totaled over $75,000 and represented 100% participation from associates.