United Way advances the common good by creating opportunities for all.
Our focus is on Health, Education and Financial Stability – the building blocks for a good quality of life. We want to invest in strategies that move the needle. We need your help and those of the service providers to define those strategies.
United Way has a unique role in Bennington County - United Ways of Vermont recruits people and organizations that bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to get things done. UW unites people to work together; convener; community builder.
We want all children, youth and young adults throughout Vermont to have the opportunity to achieve their potential. To achieve this, we must cultivate readiness to learn, support school success and support positive youth development.
We want all Vermonters to have access to the health supports and necessary care for optimal health and well-being. This becomes possible with strong families, support for independent living and increased access to healthcare.
We want all Vermonters to be financially stable. This requires that we help meet basic needs, promote affordable housing and encourage stable employment.
Building a Better Bennington County!
United Way goes beyond temporary fixes to create lasting change in communities. By bringing people and organizations together around innovative solutions, we impact hundreds of lives every year.
We work to improve lives in the areas of Education, Income and Health – the building blocks of a strong, vibrant Bennington County: