United Way of Washington County 2012 Campaign. United Way Information. LOCAL: United Way is a nonprofit organization that is helping to improve lives and community conditions. Money raised here stays here and supports individuals and families in all communities in Washington County.
LOCAL: United Way is a nonprofit organization that is helping to improve lives and community conditions.
Money raised here stays here and supports individuals and families in all communities in Washington County.
DIVERSE: United Way supports 33 local programs through 20 agencies that are addressing critical issues such as domestic abuse, hunger, homelessness, services for people with disabilities and services for seniors.
BROAD REACH: Last year over 28,000 services were utilized from United Way funded programs.
ACCOUNTABLE: Local volunteers determine agency funding every year and are responsible for: Reviewing agency budgets, conducting on-site inspections of programs, and reviewing agency results.
Friends of Abused Families
Full Shelf Food Pantry
Girl Scouts of Wisc. Southeast
Lutheran Social Services
Senior Citizens Activities
The Youth & Family Project
American Red Cross
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boy Scouts – Bay Lakes Council
Boy Scouts – Potawatomi Area Council
Boys & Girls Club
Council of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse
Dona Lexa Community Art Center
In addition, two new organizations are being funded that support emerging needs:
Consumer Credit Counseling Services and Family Promise
Each year United Way volunteers base program funding decisions on the outcomes and results obtained by each partner agency’s programs.
Supporting People in Crisis
Programs that provide food, shelter, resource needs & support to people during a crisis or disaster.
Strengthening Families & Communities
Programs that provide family information, support and counseling and that promote good health and volunteerism.
Developing Successful Children & Youth
Programs that build developmental assets and provide services to children and youth.
Programs that promote inclusivity, enable all people to be as self-sufficient as possible and participate in the community.
Find Your Community & See How Many Individuals Received Services in 2011 from Funded Programs
Community# of Services
Community # of Services
West Bend 11,431
Rest of County 1,200
Total Services Provided in 2011 = 28,461
WIN A CAR!
Car Giveaway – any new or increased gift of $1 a week or more to United Way of Washington County will automatically enter donor in the drawing to win a Toyota Corolla Car. Note: pledge/donation needs to be in the United Way office by noon on 12/14/12. Car is provided by sponsors.
Challenge Match for Leadership Giving!
Leadership Giving Challenge Match – any new gift of $750 or more or increased gift within leadership giving to the next leadership level will be matched 100% by West Bend Mutual Insurance.