What We Do
United Way of the Midlands serves a vital role in our community, filling in the gaps between government services and smaller, niche nonprofits. Only United Way has the resources to provide large-scale solutions to pervasive community problems, like homelessness or lack of basic health services.
The Self-Sufficiency Standard for South Carolina is a measure of income adequacy that is based on the costs of basic needs for working families: housing, child care, food, health care, transportation, and miscellaneous items, as well as the cost of taxes and the impact of tax credits.
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Friday, October 29, 2021 - Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Blueprint for Leadership is a program that prepares people for nonprofit committee and board service. Applications accepted through December 15, 2021. Apply today!
Spread some holiday cheer for all the seniors to hear! Be a part of Santa’s Senior Elves and donate gifts to seniors that are looked over in traditional holiday drives but are still in need of assistance through Senior Resources. Sign up as a gift giver by November 24 and donate gifts that seniors...
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Please join YLS for a virtual panel discussion on how to navigate and assist aging family members on December 8, 2021 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM via Zoom. The moderator for this discussion will be Patrick Cobb, Associate State Director of Communications at AARP. Panelists include Andrew Boozer...