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Areas of Community Impact

INVESTING IN UNITED WAY OF THE CSRA MEANS INVESTING IN THE BUILDING BLOCKS FOR A GOOD LIFE

United Way believes that Education, Income and Health are essential for a good life. Strong, vibrant and healthy families are the cornerstone of every community. A quality education is essential to obtaining and keeping a job with health benefits. Income adequate to pay for necessities and to save for the future will allow families to become financially stable and secure. Access to quality healthcare keeps children on track in school and adults productive at work.   These focus areas are structured to create positive change in the CSRA with lasting results.

EDUCATION:  Helping Children and Youth Succeed.

INCOME:  Promoting Financial Stability and Independence.

HEALTH:  Promoting Community Wellbeing.

United Way of the CSRA provides funding for Family Strengthening, Education, Health, and other basic needs-related services to 46 programs in 24 local non-profits.

United Way’s Partner Agencies provide services that:

  1. Strengthen families through financial literacy, job readiness, employment training, and similar activities relating to family stability;
  2. Develop opportunities to support early learning, college and career readiness, or other similar activities that support youth success;
  3. Expand access to health and wellness services and activities that promote healthy habits; and/or
  4. Provide community support and provisions to meet basic needs.