United Way works to create opportunities for a better life for all. Our focus is on education, income, and health—the building blocks for good quality of life. Learn more about our efforts in early childhood education, school success and career readiness, and supporting families in need.
News & Notes
After it was announced that Gramercy Elementary would be closing at the end of the 2018-19 school year, former student Cindy Fedor decided to pay tribute to the school in a very special way.
After a debilitating car accident that almost left her paralyzed, Destiny is now on track to graduate with the help of a United Way Community School Coordinator.
Kristin has completed her service year as an AmeriCorps VISTA at United Way of Northern Utah focusing on community outreach and early childhood development. Through her work, Kristin has impacted the lives of countless families in our community by ensuring that parents, children, and our volunteers, have the tools necessary to be successful in UWNU’s Welcome Baby program.
We work with local partners to deliver parent education and support, high-quality preschool, and health and developmental screenings to make sure every child has a chance to succeed when they start school.
We provide in-school student advocates, reading tutoring and other academic help, and community-wide support to help every child prepare to graduate from high school ready to enter college or career training.
Our goal is for every family and individual to have access to food, secure housing, and health services, while we focus on programs that promote financial independence and career training.