United Way of Chester County recently awarded grants to local non-profits serving Chester County for the 2019-2020 year. The grants and agencies funded focus on programs that will help children and youth achieve their potential, promote stability and financial self-sufficiency, and help individuals live independently and overcome obstacles to good health.
Total Programs Funded - 60 (100% in Chester County)
- Educational Programs - 17 (31% of total grant funding)
- Financial Independence Programs - 24 (41% of total grant funding)
- Health and Wellness Programs - 19 (28% of total grant funding)
The selected programs will support early childhood learning, youth education, crisis/housing services, independent living as well as access to quality medical and dental services.
To learn more about all the programs funded by the United Way of Chester County, please visit our website
FULTON BANK SUPPORTS THE FINANCIAL STABILITY CENTER
Support of the United Way Financial Stability Center helps thousands of Chester County residents each year meet day-to-day needs, plan and save for the future and create a path to financial strength and independence.Thanks so much to Fulton Bank for their support and you can learn more about the financial stability center and partnership HERE.
VOLUNTEER PROJECT - DEPUY SYNTHES
Thank you to DePuy Synthes and the dozen employees that volunteered their time at the Stepping Stones Club House in Coatesville. The volunteers spent the day cleaning, organizing, sanding tables and gardening. United Way is proud to partner with DePuy Synthes and so many other volunteers across the county that work for the betterment of the community!
UWCC STAFF MEMBERS BECOME CERTIFIED THROUGH THE MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID PROGRAM