United Way of Washtenaw Launches COVID-19 Community Relief Fund

ANN ARBOR, MI (March 13, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announces a COVID-19 Community Relief Fund has been established for people that want to donate to help meet emerging and critical needs in the community related the COVID-19 pandemic.

“We know that additional resources will be necessary to meet the growing needs caused by the outbreak.,” shared Pam Smith, President and CEO of UWWC. “100% of the funds raised will be used to help non-profits meet the needs of the community. Because this situation is rapidly unfolding, we expect we may have to be flexible with these funds to meet emerging needs.”

For almost a century, the United Way of Washtenaw County has been here for our community. Our agency will remain open to meet the needs of our County, to support our non-profit partners and to share information about how you can help!



As part of our 99-year history, the United Way of Washtenaw County brings people, organizations and resources together to create a thriving community for everyone. Our focus areas of Health, Education and Financial Stability provide the building blocks to strengthen the community and create opportunities for individuals and families. Our Volunteer Center provides an easy online way for people to connect with nonprofits in the community and our 2-1-1 helpline refers more than 8,000 people annually to critically needed services. To learn more, donate, or volunteer, visit uwgive.org.