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United Way COVID-19 Community Relief Funding Reaches One Million Dollar Goal ANN ARBOR, MI (April 22, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced its COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund) has achieved its $1-million-dollar goal.  The Fund’s goal of $1million was achieved with help from local foundations, individual donors and businesses.  Lead gifts from the Song Foundation , Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation and The Weiser Family...
United Way COVID-19 Community Relief Funding Distributes Second Round of Funding Bringing Total to $667,500 to 38 Organizations  ANN ARBOR, MI (April 17, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced its COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund) has invested a second round of funding totaling $212,000 in grants to another 13 nonprofit organizations and groups responding to critical needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic in Washtenaw...
United Way of Washtenaw County Announces Three New Board Members ANN ARBOR, MI (April 16, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County is pleased to announce new board members for the 2020- 2021 year. Each member is committed to advancing the mission and vision of United Way while building stronger communities.   The following members were elected to the United Way of Washtenaw County board: Marjorie Dixon is an Ann Arbor native and a partner with the...
United Way COVID-19 Community Relief Funding grants $454,000 to 25 Organizations ANN ARBOR, MI (April 11, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced its COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund) has invested an initial $454,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations and groups responding to critical needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic in Washtenaw County. The funds were deployed less than one week after the grant portal was opened...
United Way Partners with FamilyWize to Offer Support for Residents to Access Delivery of Prescriptions (Ann Arbor, MI) – April 9, 2020 United Way of Washtenaw County is committed to connecting residents to prescription savings resources during the coronavirus pandemic through its partnership with FamilyWize, an organization focused on improving the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities. Community residents can call...
ANN ARBOR, MI (April 8, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced support from the James A. and Faith Knight Foundation  to maximize the COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund). The balance of the Fund, has grown significantly over the last four weeks with this gift from the James A. and Faith Knight Foundation. The Fund is to help meet emerging and critical needs in the community related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Fund ‘s goal is...
ANN ARBOR, MI (March 30, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced support from Toyota to maximize the COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund). The balance of the Fund, established earlier this month, has grown significantly after an infusion of $50,000 from Toyota. The Fund is to help meet emerging and critical needs in the community related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Fund ‘s goal is $1,000,000 and has met 60% of its goal with...
ANN ARBOR, MI (March 24, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced support from Google to maximize the COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund). The Fund is to help meet emerging and critical needs in the community related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Fund ‘s goal is one million dollars and has met 60% of its goal with help from local Foundations, individual donors and businesses. “Google Ann Arbor is proud to join this effort,...
From our CEO: United Way will work tirelessly to provide relief from COVID-19  For nearly 100 years, United Way of Washtenaw County has been connecting people, resources and organizations together to create a thriving community for everyone. We are monitoring developments of this global pandemic — particularly for families in vulnerable communities in Washtenaw County.  In our region, 39% of households struggle to meet their basic needs. For...
ANN ARBOR, MI (March 19, 2020)- United Way of Washtenaw County (UWWC) announced a collaborative effort with the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation (AAACF) to maximize the COVID-19 Community Relief Fund (Fund). The balance of the Fund, established on 3/10/20, has grown significantly after an infusion of $77,000 from AAACF. The Foundation encouraged all of its donors to support the Community Relief Fund and its donor-advised fund holders...

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