United Way Wayne County
Community Impact Funding Opportunity Overview
HUMAN SERVICE not-for-profit agencies serving Wayne County residents are invited to submit an application for competitive funding consideration as a Community Impact Partner Agency. United Way believes that the health, education and economic mobility of Wayne County residents are critical for the community to thrive. We are thrilled to offer an opportunity for programs who focus on one of these three areas to become funded partner organizations. Community Impact Partner Agencies will address the highest priority needs identified by the community members and stakeholders of Wayne County.
COMMUNITY IMPACT GRANT AREAS
EDUCATION - Foster learning programs that help youth to achieve developmental milestones through the provision of learning and enrichment in out-of-school time. Programs will focus on the development of self-esteem and healthy choices, and/or career preparation to support high school graduation and position youth for future success.
HEALTH - Improve health by supporting programs that help meet basic needs, foster positive and sustaining social and emotional connections throughout an individual's lifespan, and heal people from trauma.
ECONOMIC MOBILITY - Provide access to the necessary tools and opportunities people need to increase income, build wealth and improve financial stability including but not limited to the development of soft skills and financial literacy.