ending childhood povertyis within our reach
Right now, one in four children in Stark County lives in poverty. When children and their families are unable to meet their basic needs, it impacts all of us – and jeopardizes the future of our community. It’s a crisis that can’t wait. But it’s one we can solve together with your help. When you donate to United Way of Greater Stark County, your gift stays here to make a difference in the lives of children and their families in our community. Together, a stronger future for our community is within our reach.
Your gift will help break the cycle of child poverty
Other Ways to Give
To make a gift by phone, please call 330-491-0445 and a member of our staff will be happy to assist you.
Complete this pledge form and make your check payable to United Way of Greater Stark County. A confirmation of receipt will be mailed back to you.
Many offices participate in a work campaign. If you received an email from your workplace, use that e-pledge link to donate.
Call 330-491-0445 if you have any questions.
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.