WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties recently announced it will distribute $490,775 in south Wood County and $34,000 in Adams County, for a total of $524,775, pending a successful fall campaign.
Earlier this year, United Way accepted funding applications for programs that address “Education” and “Health.” These programs will receive two year grants for 2020 and 2021. “Financial Stability” and “Safety Net Services” programs are currently funded through 2020 and will be able to apply in 2020 for 2021-2022 funding.
“We’ve made these promises to our partner programs, now we need the community to help us deliver,” said Tari Jahns, CEO. “The dollars we allocate to these programs come from our annual community campaign. That is why it’s important we have a successful campaign, to help fill these needs.”
The 2020-2021 Allocations for “Education” and “Health” are as follows:
About United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties
United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties is focused on the building blocks of a better life: Education, Financial Stability, Health and Safety Net Services. We mobilize our community in these areas by: supporting partner programs, community coalitions, and initiatives; providing 2-1-1 and Volunteer Center programs; and creating collaborative partnerships within our community.
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