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UNITED, WE’RE CHANGING THE ODDS FOR FAMILIES

We’re committed to helping families facing poverty obtain access to housing, employment, health, affordable food and healthcare, and a quality education. For more than 90 years we have worked with leading health and human service providers across our region and have identified the most effective strategies to improve the most lives. And with your help, we can continue to help more people.

See How United Way is Impacting Our Community

1,258 FAMILIES

facing homelessness enrolled in United Way housing programs

1,551 KIDS

facing homelessness remain in their school of origin

14.9 MILLION MEALS

provided to low-income families

$17.6 MILLION IN TAX REFUNDS

returned to low-income workers who called our 2-1-1 helpline

IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT THE NUMBERS

It’s about people. It’s about thousands of individuals and families across central Maryland who now have hope and a future. We’re on a mission to keep children on track in school so they can graduate ready for college and career, ensure our neighbors in need have access to healthy food and healthcare, and help people find jobs and a safe, affordable place to call home. These are their stories. This is how we’re changing the odds together.

FEATURED SUCCESS STORY

DYLAN’S STORY: STRENGTHENING OUR YOUTH

Twelve-year-old Dylan is an active, fun-loving young boy growing up in Baltimore City. He loves sports, science, music and movies. Dylan was in need of a mentor. Unfortunately, getting that mentor proved to be difficult.