Over the last several years,
United Way of Yuma County has evolved from its roots as a fundraising organization to a critical community convener that mobilizes local partners, businesses, key community leaders and Yuma County residents to expand opportunities for all people to break the cycle of poverty.
United Way of Yuma County aims to equip local individuals with the tools needed to break the cycle of poverty.
United Way of Yuma County gives local individuals the tools
needed to break the cycle of poverty.
In order to break the cycle of poverty, we believe we need to:
Create a strong educational foundation for youth.
Increase knowledge about financial management, connect families to available long-term financial resources and create systems to help families achieve financial stability.
Support programs that address individual and families Basic Needs.