Day 5: United Way

Mission Statement: “United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.”


About United Way

United Way was founded in 1887(!!) in Virginia. United Way is a worldwide movement active in more than 40 countries and territories. They focus on education, income and health; which they believe to be the most important things for a secure life. United Way mobilizes people to donate and volunteer.

How You Can Help

You can donate (I love how United Way lets you choose where your money goes!) to:

  • A specific community
  • A certain country
  • Worldwide

You can volunteer in your area. Type in your zip-code and scroll down.

I received all of my information through the United Way webpage.

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