2023 United Way of Whitewater Valley’s Grant Recipients

The United Way of Whitewater Valley would like to highlight the very organizations who strive to support similar goals of improving the human condition in Wayne and Union counties. These organizations and their respective programs have been granted funds for this period based on their objective to improve our early childhood and youth’s success, economic mobility, and access to health. Thank you for all the hard work you do in our communities. 

  • Achieva Resources – Adult Guardianship 
  • Achieva Resources – EXCEL Program 
  • Amigos – Latinx Leadership 
  • Amigos for Vida Sana – Youth Tennis Group 
  • Birth to Five – Parents as Teachers 
  • Boys & Girls Club – Project Learn 
  • Bridges for Life – Recover Together 
  • Brighter Path – 2023 Scholarship 
  • Circle U – Circle U/CIS Weekend Food Security Partnership 
  • Communities in Schools – Site Coordination 
  • Cope Environmental Center – Get ACTIVE Outdoors (GAO) 
  • Dwyer Community Center – Know Your Worth 
  • Every Child Can Read – The Reading Academy 
  • Firefly – Emergency Basic Needs Support for Vulnerable Families 
  • Future Achievers – Life Coaching 
  • Gateway Hunger Relief – Food Pantry 
  • Girls Inc. – Operation SMART 
  • Hope House – Mentors 
  • Ivy Tech – Ivy Cares 
  • Jacy House – Body Safety 
  • Junior Achievement – Pathway to Employability 
  • NATCO – Career Closet Employments Barrier Reduction Fund (BRF) 
  • Neighborhood Health Center – Care Coordinator 
  • Oak Park Childcare – Childcare Fund 
  • Play in the Park 
  • Refuge of Hope – Next Step Program – Computer Lab 
  • Richmond Farmer’s Market – Richmond Farmer’s Market 
  • Richmond Parks – JUKO Rocks 
  • YMCA – Youth Sports 
  • YMCA – Liberty After School Care 

We are proud to support the continuation of resources like these for further prosperity. Thank you again for the time and effort put in. Let’s keep going! 


Join us in our fight for the health, education and financial stability of everyone in Wayne and Union counties by donating today. There is a lot of work to be done which means we need your help to make positive changes in our community.    

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