How your gifts to United Way change people’s lives

Gentry's Tutoring-11When you contribute to United Way of Williamson County’s Community Impact Fund, though, your gift creates lasting changes in people’s lives. Here are just a few examples of the many ways how:

$1.46 per week

Removes barriers to learning by helping a student and that student’s family develop and implement an individualized education plan (IEP) that leads to increased proficiency and fewer behavioral problems.

$3.71 per week

Supports the most vulnerable by protecting the safety and dignity of a resident in a nursing home or assisted care facility to ensure that individual receives quality care without fear of neglect or mistreatment.

$5.12 per week

Improves financial stability by helping a family stabilize their living situation to avoid possible eviction or termination of utilities and resume bill payments on their own.

$14.66 per week

Reduces the burdens of financial need by providing elderly homeowners with repairs to make their residences safe and sanitary. This allows them to remain in their own homes and maintains neighborhood property values.

$16.15 per week

Fosters academic success by helping a provide a teen with homework help, mentoring, goal-setting skills, and social development with a goal of on-time grade progression and improved grades and attendance.

$21.73 per week

Provides access to health care services, helping restore individuals with limited resources to optimum oral health and alleviate their pain.

In one year alone, your gifts combined with others helped people more than 94,000 times, and behind that number are real people whose lives were changed for the better.

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples. – Mother Teresa

Aug 29, 2017 | Campaign