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Our Work

What is Our Work?

We focus our collective efforts around community goals, strategies and indicators of success to change community conditions that improve lives in meaningful, long-lasting, and measurable ways. See our Strategic Plan 2014 -2020. United Way of York County creates opportunities by focusing on the building blocks of life: Education, Income/Financial Stability and Health.

Our work includes:

Our work includes:

  • Funded Programs that support financial stability for individuals and families, including food, clothing, shelter, child care and transportation.
  • Keep York County Warm - Bringing together teams of community volunteers to help sponsor and install various weatherization kits for low-income and disabled homeowners.
  • Keep Maine Warm - Providing additional resources for heating assistance across the state. This year, United Way of York County distributed more than $11,000 locally.
  • Financial Stability Steering Committee - Working with a group of statewide nonprofits and businesses to increase financial stability for Mainers.
  • York County Youth Financial Education Fund - Promoting access for children and youth to financial education that lead to financial literacy.

Our work includes: