A notebook has Research written across it in pencil with ideas, analysis and other thoughts written and drawn around it

United Way drives social change in three focus areas: poverty, kids and communities. One way we're ensuring this is through rigorous research into social issues and their root causes. In addition, we advocate for public policy and systems-level change to create long-term positive change in our community.

Our research publications are listed under the following categories:

Impact Report

United Way reports annually on our impact in the community. Take a look at our annual impact report and meet a few of the 178,000 people helped in 2016.

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