United Way of the National Capital Area improves the lives of underserved individuals and families and builds strong communities by uniting people and organizations to create measurable results and a lasting impact.

What We Do

At United Way of the National Capital Area we work to help all members of our community to have a better life. We focus on the building blocks of a good life — a quality education, financial stability for individuals and families, and good health.

We convene the people and organizations necessary to create solutions to our region’s most pressing challenges. We collaborate with effective partners. We serve as the catalyst for community change.

We bring together the voices, expertise and resources needed to define, articulate and create community impact in the national capital area.

We Live United.

Projects & Partnerships

United Way NCA partners with nonprofit organizations and businesses and provides programs and services to help individuals and families in crisis across our region.