United Way Funded Programs

United Way fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Buffalo & Erie County. We are proud to invest $4,500,000 in 98 local programs for our 2019-2021 funding cycle. 

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HEALTH

EDUCATION

FINANCIAL STABILITY

SPECIAL PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES

HEALTH

 AGENCY NAME

 PROGRAM NAME

 FUNDING

 Algonquin Sports Inc.

 Soccer for Success

 $29,250

 Baker Victory Services

 School-Based Mobile Dental Program

 $29,250

 BestSelf Behavioral Health

 Child Advocacy Center

 $53,625

 BestSelf Behavioral Health

 Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

 $64,838

 Buffalo Prenatal-Perinatal Network

 MICHC Community Health Worker Program

 $48,750

 Child & Family Services of Erie County

 Haven House

 $47,775

 Child & Family Services of Erie County

 Preventive Services

 $39,975

 Compeer of Greater Buffalo

 Compeer CORPS (also known as Vet2Vet)

 $29,250

 Compeer of Greater Buffalo

 Compeer for Older Adults

 $18,330

 Family Help Center

 Core Services

 $78,000

 Family Justice Center of Erie County

 Family Justice Center of Erie County

 $121,875

 Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo, Inc.

 Community & School Garden Education Series

 $29,250

 Hearts and Hands: Faith in Action

 Hearts and Hands

 $41,243

 International Institute of Buffalo

 Domestic Violence Victim Services

 $44,850

 Jericho Road Community Health Center

 Hope Refugee Drop-In Center (Health & Wellness)

 $15,113

 Jericho Road Community Health Center

 Priscilla Project of Buffalo

 $15,113

 Lt. Colonel Matt Urban Human Services Center of W.N.Y.

 Hope Center (Health & Wellness)

 $29,250

 Lt. Colonel Matt Urban Human Services Center of W.N.Y.

 Matt Urban Center Senior Services Program

 $27,495

 Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.

 Domestic Violence Advocacy at the Family Justice Ctr.

 $56,550

 Olmsted Center for Sight

 Senior Vision Services

 $20,163

 Valley Community Association

 Keep Moving

 $7,524

 

EDUCATION

 AGENCY NAME

 PROGRAM NAME

 FUNDING

 African American Cultural Center

 Educational Cultural Enrichment

 $21,206

 BestSelf Behavioral Health

 Building Brighter Futures- Early Childhood/School Age

 $70,405

 BestSelf Behavioral Health

 Incredible Years Parenting Support

 $29,250

 BestSelf Behavioral Health

 Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

 $69,225

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara, and the
 Southern Tier - Be A Friend Program, Inc.

 Community-Based Mentoring Program

 $38,808

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara, and the
 Southern Tier - Be A Friend Program, Inc.

 Site-Based Mentoring Program

 $30,537

 Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo

 Bridging the Gap

 $153,533

 Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northtowns

 Youth Asset Development Program (YADP)

 $63,619

 Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center

 Language to Literacy Program

 $19,500

 Buffalo Promise Neighborhood

 Two Generation Program

 $29,250

 Child & Family Services of Erie County

 Family Mental Health Program

 $84,825

 Child Care Resource Network

 Child Development Associate (CDA)

 $34,125

 Compeer of Greater Buffalo

 Youth Services (Compeer Mentoring)

 $37,323

 Cradle Beach

 Project S.O.A.R.

 $25,448

 Cradle Beach

 Summer Enrichment Program

 $39,020

 EPIC - Every Person Influences Children, Inc.

 Early Care Engagement

 $29,250

 EPIC - Every Person Influences Children, Inc.

 Families in Transition

 $34,125

 EPIC - Every Person Influences Children, Inc.

 Family Engagement

 $29,250

 EPIC - Every Person Influences Children, Inc.

 Just for Teens - Incredible Years

 $29,250

 Family Help Center

 Full-Service Schools (Closing the Gap)

 $73,798

 Gerard Place HDFC, Inc.

 Parent Education

 $29,250

 Girl Scouts of Western New York

 K-3 Girl Scouts After School

 $29,250

 Jericho Road Community Health Center  Parent-Child Home Program  $15,113

 Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo

 Holland Family Building Early Childhood Center

 $34,125

 Jewish Family Service of Buffalo & Erie County

 Incredible Years Parenting Program

 $29,250

 King Urban Life Center Inc.

 The Parent-Child Home Program

 $107,250

 Lt. Colonel Matt Urban Human Services Center of W.N.Y.

 MUC Afterschool and Summer Program

 $26,296

 Magic Penny Early Literacy Institute, Inc.

 Buffalo/Magic Penny Early Literacy Initiative

 $29,250

 Mental Health Association of Erie County, Inc.

 BEST Basic Emotional Skills Training

 $41,925

 Northwest Buffalo Community Center

 Academic Improvement Program

 $16,965

 Parent Network of WNY

 Parent Education/Engagement Program (PE/EP)

 $29,250

 Peace of the City Ministries

 Peace Club (Homework Club)

 $29,250

 Peace of the City Ministries

 Teen Empowerment

 $16,965

 Read to Succeed Buffalo

 CARE Child Care

 $65,000

 Read to Succeed Buffalo

 CARE Preschool (CARE Elementary)

 $45,000

 True Community Development Corporation

 Young Parents Campus

 $29,250

 Valley Community Association

 Striving For Excellence

 $55,136

 Valley Community Association

 Valley Child Care

 $58,500

 Westminster Economic Development Initiative

 Focused Learning for Youth (FLY)

 $16,965

 WNY United Against Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Inc.

 Too Good for Violence

 $29,250

 Young Audiences of Western NY, Inc.

 Early Learning Arts Integration Programming

 $19,500

 YWCA of WNY

 YWCA WNY Early Childhood Success Center

 $29,250

 

FINANCIAL STABILITY

 AGENCY NAME

 PROGRAM NAME

 FUNDING

 Belmont Housing Resources for WNY

 Family Self-Sufficiency Program

 $29,250

 Belmont Housing Resources for WNY

 Housing Counseling and Financial Education

 $58,500

 Belmont Housing Resources for WNY

 Individual Development Account Program

 $30,225

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara, and the
 Southern Tier - Be A Friend Program, Inc.

 Group Mentoring Program

 $21,080

 Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northtowns

 College and Career

 $18,330

 Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology

 Buffalo Arts and Technology Center

 $29,250

 Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers

 BFNC Hope Center & Free Tax Preparation Network

 $124,800

 Buffalo Urban League

 Employment Transition Services

 $69,225

 Buffalo Urban League

 Financial Security (Housing Counseling)

 $46,800

 Center for Employment Opportunities

 Comprehensive Employment Reentry Services

 $39,000

 Child Care Resource Network

 Parent and Employer Child Care Services

 $29,250

 Compass House

 Compass House

 $105,398

 Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Buffalo

 Creditor Repayment Planning

 $29,250

 Goodwill Industries of WNY, Inc.

 Employment & Training Services

 $71,175

 Horizon Health Services

 Career Opportunity Center

 $45,825

 International Institute of Buffalo

 Refugee & Immigrant Workforce Integration

 $22,791

 Jericho Road Community Health Center

 Financial Education Program

 $15,113

 Jewish Family Service of Buffalo & Erie County

 Project Integration

 $54,600

 Junior Achievement of WNY

 Financial Literacy for Youth-Career/College Readiness

 $18,330

 Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara, Inc.

 Work Readiness Program

 $29,250

 Lt. Colonel Matt Urban Human Services Center of W.N.Y.

 Hope Center (Hope Works)

 $29,250

 Massachusetts Avenue Project

 Growing Green

 $18,330

 Rural Outreach Center

 ROC U for Families

 $29,250

 The Salvation Army

 Emergency Services

 $80,840

 The Salvation Army

 Employment Services

 $29,250

 The Service Collaborative of Western New York

 TSC Economic Opportunity

 $29,250

 Trocaire College

 Phlebotomy Plus Pro

 $29,250

 Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY Inc.

 Financial Stability Initiative

 $29,250

 Western New York Independent Living, Inc.

 Job Club

 $29,250

 Western New York Law Center Inc.

 Buffalo CLARO

 $29,250

 Westminster Economic Development Initiative

 Economic Development Program

 $29,250

 Westminster Economic Development Initiative

 West Side Bazaar

 $29,250

 WNY Women's Foundation

 MOMs: From Education to Employment

 $29,250

 

SPECIAL PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES

 AGENCY NAME  PROGRAM NAME  FUNDING
 American Red Cross  Disaster Relief  $50,000
 211 WNY  211 WNY  $90,000
 WNY Holiday Partnership                                                              WNY Holiday Partnership                                                           $10,000