We advocate for initiatives that provide children the resources they need to succeed in school, ensuring equitable education opportunities and promoting lifelong learning.
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United Way has partnered with top-rated early learning centers to provide Success By 6, an initiative that offers two-year scholarships to hardworking families who do not qualify for state subsidies, providing their children with access to high-quality early learning.Learn More
ReadingPals is a volunteer-based early literacy initiative that provides mentors for Pre-K students who may need extra help, utilizing one-on-one or small group settings. Please note: ReadingPals is inactive during the 2021-2022 school year.Learn More
Achievers For Life identifies these students to provide family support, mentors, and help for students at school, as well as enhance parent engagement in their student's education.Learn More
Help Me Grow is a unique, comprehensive system that addresses the need for early identification of developmental and/or behavior concerns.Learn More
United Way works with 53 partners to deliver 21 programs, providing 13,398 people with access to high-quality education.
Together, we’ll ensure families are equipped to support the optimal development of their children. Students and their families will have a system of support that foster educational attainment. Youth will have the education and skills to obtain and retain good jobs with the potential for advancement.