UNITED WAY MAKES SURE CHILDREN AND YOUTH CAN START SCHOOL READY TO SUCCEED, BECOME PROFICIENT READERS AT A YOUNG AGE, STAY ON TRACK IN MIDDLE SCHOOL, EARN THEIR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA AND PURSUE A HIGHER EDUCATION.
Youth achieve educational goals necessary to become positive, contributing members of the community.
OUR TARGET ISSUES
We are specifically focused on two target issues:
1) Helping children develop the positive language and literacy skills in early education to enable them to have continued academic success.
2) Support area youth by reducing environmental barriers that limit their academic success.