What Your Donation Can Do

No matter how much you choose to give, your donation to the United Way has an impact. Your contribution allows you to become part of the solution to complex issues in our community, through the continuation of vital health and human service programs. You can help improve, transform, and even save lives for just dollars per paycheck.

$1 per week ($52 a year) supplies:

  • Twenty weeks of lunches for a homeless person
  • Three hours of respite care for a cancer patient
  • Three flu shots for an uninsured senior citizen

$5 per week ($260 a year) buys:

  • Pneumonia vaccinations for ten senior citizens
  • Fifty-two home safety education kits for families with young children
  • A week of groceries for three four-person families

$10 a week ($520 a year) ensures:

  • Fifteen cases of nutritional supplements for HIV and AIDS patients
  • Six months of health education and awareness for the refugee community
  • Training for one volunteer to work with the terminally ill

$25 a week ($1,300 a year) provides:

  • One hundred hours of counseling for assisted-living residents
  • Psychological evaluation services for 24 special-needs children
  • One week feeding and care for approximately 800 disaster victims