Community Partners

Helping to build a healthier community is not only a United Way of Coastal Carolina tradition – it’s the mission of United Way.  Since 1957, United Way of Coastal Carolina has held a reputation as our local fundraiser. But United Way doesn’t just raise money; today’s United Way is a focused, results-driven system that works year-round to change local conditions and create lasting solutions. We are impacting our community today and building the foundation for tomorrow. Through strong partnerships with volunteers, local business, government and nonprofit organizations, United Way accomplishes what no one can do alone. The list below represents our 2016/2017 Community Partner Agencies and the Programs we invest in.


Goal: Helping children and youth achieve their potential through education

United Way of Coastal Carolina is

  • Improving access to quality, affordable child care and early learning opportunities

  • Partnering with schools and parents to improve graduation rates

  • Providing after school and mentoring programs for at-risk youth

We fund programs including tutoring, early learning & development, youth development, counseling and truancy intervention.



GOAL: Increase the number of families and individuals who are financially stable, have good jobs, less debt and good money management skills.

United Way of Coastal Carolina is

  • Supporting basic needs while increasing financial education

  • Helping hardworking people obtain job training and family-sustaining wages

  • Reducing domestic violence and child abuse

We invest in job training, financial debit management, literacy, disaster services, domestic violence services and shelter.



GOAL: Improved health and quality of life for all community members.

United Way of Coastal Carolina is

  • Supporting seniors with prescription assistance

  • Assisting members of our community who are without health insurance receive medical care

  • Providing support and services that help chemically dependent adults recover

We invest in programs that provide medical and prescription assistance, counseling, therapeutic intervention, family support to those members of our community in the greatest need.