Our Stories

Mentoring Matters

Starting a new friendship can be awkward. We say the wrong things or we find that we don’t have much to say at all. That’s how Adam felt when he first met his mentee Michael two years ago.

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Member Spotlight: Whitman-Walker Health

A community health organization with a mission of providing compassionate and culturally-appropriate care, Whitman-Walker Health serves more than 13,000 clients per year in the Washington, D.C., community.

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Healthy Kids, Happy Kids

At United Way of the National Capital Area (United Way NCA), we are addressing childhood obesity head-on through our wellness programs.

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Local Domestic Violence Organizations

Several United Way NCA member nonprofit organizations serve individuals and families experiencing domestic violence, and they can provide access to safe shelter, counseling, food, and other important resources.

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