United in Purpose

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We are the Uniters. We bring people together to solve problems.

We identify the most pressing issues in Addison County and we bring together the people we think can solve them. United Way funds agencies that, working together, can address the nuances of complex problems like poverty, homelessness, lack of affordable high-quality childcare, domestic violence, isolation, substance use disorder, and a disengaged workforce. We find solutions to fill unmet needs. We deploy volunteers as the feet on the street, delivering hope to people in need. We raise funding through generous donors who understand that social change can’t happen without it.

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United in Purpose

When you support United Way of Addison County, you strengthen the interconnected network of local nonprofits that support our neighbors in need. No one organization can do it alone - we must be United in Purpose. Please make your gift today and join the community of people working together to make Addison County a better place to live for all.

Advocacy in Action: Lessons Learned from the 2024 Legislative Session

Discover the power of advocacy firsthand as nonprofit leaders come together for a compelling panel discussion on navigating the legislative landscape in Montpelier. Gain insights, inspiration, and practical strategies from those at the forefront of effecting change through advocacy. 

Mackenzie Flint named 2024 Youth Scholarship Award Recipient

Congratulations to Mackenzie Flint of Waltham for receiving the 2024 UWAC Youth Scholarship Award!

2024 Community Impact Recipients Announced

We are pleased to announce that UWAC's Board of Directors approved $155,000 in Community Impact Funding (CIF) for the 2024 priority area of Financial Stability. The funding available this year is a $25,000 increase compared to 2023, thanks to the community’s strong support of UWAC’s fundraising efforts. 

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At United Way of Addison County, we're on a mission to improve lives and strengthen Addison County.
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Mobilizing the compassion and generosity of individuals and organizations
Last Year's Community Investments
Community Impact Funding
$377,902
UWAC Community Programs
$78,830
UWAC Mission Investments
$33,852