Economic Mobility Center

Our Economic Mobility Center offers economic mobility programs that help participants build long-term, fiscal independence, creating a cycle of financial success throughout the community.

The Economic Mobility Center offers appointment based assistance for income taxes, auto repairs, and birth certificate & ID vouchers. By learning more, you can submit an online application for the services provided directly through the Economic Mobility Center.



Get back on the road at a price you can afford. Auto Repair provides families with financial assistance they need for costly vehicle repairs.

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File your federal and state taxes for free through our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. We offer professional tax services to low-to-moderate income families, helping them to save money each year through valuable tax credits.

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This program provides birth certificates and photo IDs to those living in a Continuum of Care shelter or those entering an addiction recovery program.

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United Way of Greater Stark County is pleased to join the partnership that supports, a searchable community resource website supported by Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery (StarkMHAR), Stark County Job & Family Services, Stark Educational Service Center, Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Stark County Family Court and Stark County Family Council. 

With this partnership, Stark County 2-1-1 will close its 2-1-1 information line and online database. This move will establish as the primary source of information about community resources in Stark County.

Community Resource Guide

Latest Past Events

ADT Event: Meet the Author

Brookside Country Club 1800 Canton Ave NW, Canton

Join us for an Alexis de Tocqueville Society event, hosted by Employers Health.  Thursday, May 18, 2023 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Brookside Country Club 1800 Canton Ave NW, Canton OH 44708 Meet Andrea Elliott, Pulitzer Prize-Winning author of the New York Times best-seller, Invisible Child. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Guest speaker - 6:30 to ...

Power of the Purse

The Piazza Room at La Pizzaria 3656 Dressler Rd. NW, Canton

United Way of Greater Stark County Presents Power of the Purse The Piazza Room at La Pizzaria 3656 Dressler Rd NW, Canton, OH Thursday, April 20th, 2023 5:30pm – 8:30pm Power of the Purse is an evening of camaraderie and charity that brings together the community to encourage, enlighten, and engage families in our community. Join us for dinner, drinks, ...

Annual Celebration 2023

Kent State University at Stark Conference Center 6000 Frank Avenue Northwest, North Canton

Annual Celebration 2023 on April 6, 2023, at 7:30A in Kent State University at Stark's Conference Center Enjoy breakfast while we honor individual volunteer and workplace award recipients and celebrate the accomplishments of the past year. Registration check-in and breakfast at 7:30A. Program begins at 7:45A. Presentations include: Volunteer Service Awards: DeHoff Emerging Philanthropist of Stark County and United Way ...

$30.00 – $230.00