What Your Dollar Buys
United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of everyone in the Greater Stark County area. Together, we are changing the odds for the children, families and individuals that need it most.
One night of shelter for a family of four experiencing homelessness
840 pounds of food for individuals who are food insecure
A pathway to financial self-sufficiency for one individual seeking financial tools and career development
One week of early care and education for an at-risk preschooler to build basic skills enabling their long-term success in school
Legal services for a low-income resident facing loss of housing due to a substandard living situation
Sources: CommQuest Family Living Center, Feeding America, United Way of Greater Stark County’s Financial Prosperity Center, JRC Learning Center and Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
*Ohio School Report Cards 2021-22
^”Strategies to prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Ohio: Ensuring a strong start for children and strengthening economic supports for families,” Health Policy Institute of Ohio, 2021.