What we do

United Way of Greater Stark County’s programs and services create strong starts for kids early in life to prevent or lessen the impacts of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). We put families at the center and provide support for long-term success.
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Community partners

Through community collaborations, we partner with incredible local programs and organizations to support families living in poverty.
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Black-led nonprofits

We support Black-led nonprofits with small grants to provide
 funding for essential health and human service programs.

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Community programs

We provide direct services to help people build long-term, fiscal independence,
creating a cycle of financial success throughout the community.

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Our focus

Wrapping around kids and families

Wrapping around kids and families

Our community’s challenges aren’t simple. Solutions shouldn’t be either. We focus on families with young children in neighborhoods with the highest levels of childhood poverty because research shows that addressing needs early in life provides the strongest foundation for future success.

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Investment in our community

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Together, we connect the families in our most vulnerable neighborhoods with resources and programs to help them succeed and thrive.

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