Featured Programs

Indy Free Tax Prep

Income | Boone, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

Winter Assistance Fund

Basic Needs | Marion

Winter Assistance Fund ensures warm homes during the coldest months. Winter Assistance does our part to make sure Central Indiana residents don't have to endure the winter without heat and electricity.

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Education | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Marion, Morgan

As an integral part of our education priority, ReadUP enlists volunteers to help early school-aged kids get on track — and stay on track — with their expected reading levels. 

Students who are tutored through ReadUP perform better in reading and are more likely to succeed in school.

For most Central Indiana children, caring adults are the difference between academic success and failure.

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Nonprofit Training Center

Income | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

As an integral part of our education, income, health and basic needs priorities, the Nonprofit Training Center helps community nonprofit organizations increase their capacity to govern and manage themselves effectively.

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Moment to Movement

Health  Income  Education  Basic Needs  Advocate | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

An enlightening chance to walk a mile in the shoes of someone experiencing poverty. With a variety of options these simulations can be catered to numerous group sizes, and activities. At the end of each of these eye-opening experiences, we will share the work that United Way is doing to help address the needs of the Central Indiana community.

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Youth Leadership United

Advocate  Volunteer | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

As an important component of our volunteer initiative, Youth Leadership United (YLU) expands opportunities for young people to participate
in their community.

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Leadership Programs

Volunteer | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

An integral part of volunteer training, our Leadership Programs comprehensively develop community and board leaders. 

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United Christmas Service

Basic Needs  Give  Volunteer | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

United Christmas Service makes sure there are presents under the Christmas tree for families in need. Last year, more than 17,100 people received food, clothing and toys thanks to your generosity.

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Kids Need Quality Campaign

Education  Basic Needs | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

Research shows that children in quality child care are more successful, academically and in life. But, many providers DO NOT meet voluntary standards for health, safety and support.

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Agency Evaluations

Volunteer | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

Agency Evaluations hold United Way agencies accountable for success and gets the community involved. They ensure that United Way agencies are performing efficiently and meeting our high standards. Evaluating agencies takes a small amount of time, but leaves a lasting impact.

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Community Assessments

Advocate | Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan

Community Assessments serve as resources on our community assets, interests and concerns. Community Assessments allow all community members to address the needs of Central Indiana.

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