What is a hero?
A hero gives hope. A hero helps a kid learn to read. A hero provides a meal to someone who is hungry. A hero helps others build a successful life. Heroes unite the community. A hero cares.
By partnering with United Way, you can make be a hero to thousands in the community who are in need of help.
Thanks to your help, last year we:
Provided 1,203 patients with access to low-cost medical care.
Nurtured 1,269 children by funding five summer and after school programs through partner agencies and three after-school programs through Venture Grants.
Strengthened leadership and character in 1,810 youth through scouting.
Fostered health by providing 42,634 meals and 1,509,131 lbs. of food to the hungry.
Intervened in 577 situations of domestic violence when the victim asked for help.
Promoted health by funding fitness classes for 405 seniors.
Provided 149,645 pieces of clothing and 11,358 pairs of shoes to families in need.
Promoted stability by providing emergency assistance to 133 clients after a house fire.
Encouraged mental health by funding 376 sessions of counseling.