February Front Page
What is United Way’s health care access goal and how does it create pathways out of poverty?
Learn how United Way is improving health care access for the underinsured and uninsured in our community. Alana Wright, director of Health, shares how the role of Community Impact is helping achieve this critical goal. READ MORE
Then read these Success Stories:
Statewide Partnership for Good
by Ellie Krug, Call for Justice
“In America the recession is over, and U.S. corporations and Wall Street are doing better than ever. Yet 46% of this country is living in poverty, or near poverty, and today we have the highest number of poor since we began keeping records…” –Harry & Joe Gantz (producers of AMERICAN WINTER)
In a society with declining safety nets and cuts to social services programs, many people—honest, hard-working people—are falling through the cracks. Whether it’s the sudden loss of a job, the absence of a partner, or the unanticipated medical emergency, there are those who find themselves unexpectedly in need of help, with no direction to go.
So what do they do? They call United Way 2-1-1. READ MORE