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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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM.
Always United will host Impact Midlands, so we can be better advocates. This virtual event series will provide speakers and resources that will focus on the issues surrounding financial stability, health, and education as it pertains to our community. For the first event on September 29 at 12 p.m...
Thursday, October 7, 2021 | 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Please join United Way's MRC Team as we welcome you to the start of new tutoring year! This is an opportunity to meet the MRC Team, learn about UWM and MRC as well as the program's timeline and next steps.
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, 2022. Apply today!