United Way Stories

Providing What’s Needed, Where it’s Needed.

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Your gift keeps Marylanders in homes, helps kids in school, and provides access to healthy food and jobs that pay the bills.

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Be a Holiday Helper

The holidays are quickly approaching! We have several ways for companies, individuals, and families to get involved this season. Here’s how you can be a United Way of Central Maryland “Holiday Helper…

The Realities of Inequity: The Pandemic's Impact on Working Women

The pandemic shattered decades of economic and social progress for women. Many lost jobs in female-dominated industries or had to choose between work or caring for their children as schools and…

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LEND A HAND

The pandemic’s been tough on us all—especially low-wage earners. In mid-March, we surveyed more than 2,000 people across the state about how they’ve been impacted by the pandemic. The findings did…

Creating Lasting Change

Our programs promote equity, create opportunity, and improve lives and communities. We take on the toughest challenges facing our neighbors—and the neighborhoods they call home. Our programs increase…

A Brighter Outlook for the Future: The Way Home Project 2021

Fueled by Leaders United, UWCM’s recent Way Home Project assisted those who have experienced long-term homelessness make their way home. The Way Home Project was a team effort, uniting our donors and…

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Help Central Maryland Recover and Rebuild

United Way’s multi-phase response is providing what’s needed, where it’s needed—right now, and in the future to help people recover and rebuild from the many consequences of the pandemic.Your gift…

BECOME A PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER

Get the latest info on how you can join us to improve the lives of our neighbors —and the neighborhoods they call home.

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