Embrace the power of giving united, as a community. Together we make a difference in thousands of lives in Boone, Braxton, Clay, Kanawha, Logan, and Putnam Counties.
In 2022 alone, United Way funded programs positively impacted an astounding 75,960 individuals.
We focus on four key areas: education, financial stability, health, and safety net/basic needs.
The results, achieved by our funded partners, are truly remarkable. They provided:
- essential educational services to children & youth boosted literacy rates
- family support for better school attendance
- valuable financial literacy sessions
- job skills training
- expanded access to vital healthcare services
- successful addiction recovery programs
SAY YES to a brighter future for all!
5 Reasons to Invest in United Way
We are Local – Dollars raised in our six counties stay in our community to build a better place for all of us to live, work and play. We like to say that the donations go far, but not far away.
We Address the Greatest Needs – From early learning, to job training, crisis support, and elder care – United Way of Central WV works to address some of the greatest challenges facing people of all ages in our community.
We are Strategic – Through an annual competitive review process, we hold the programs we fund accountable and require reporting of measurable results against targeted outcomes twice per year.
We are Accountable – We engage experienced community volunteers to oversee every aspect of our management and financial systems to ensure that we are operating at the highest level of professionalism and excellence.
We Collaborate – We bring government, non-profit, business, and professionals together to identify and determine our communities’ greatest needs. We work with our community and funded partners to accomplish our goals.
Margaret Ann O'Neal
President & CPO