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United Way of Southwest Virginia fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia because they are the building blocks for a good quality of life.

Health

United Way of Southwest Virginia is fighting for the health of the region by promoting healthy eating and physical activity, expanding access to quality health care, lowering the cost of prescription medications, building a more resilient community, and integrating health into early childhood development.

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Education

United Way of Southwest Virginia is fighting for the education of the region by making sure children and youth can start school ready to succeed, become proficient readers at a young age, stay on track in middle school, earn their high school diploma, and pursue a higher education or career.

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Financial Stability

United Way of Southwest Virginia is fighting for the financial stability of the region by empowering people to get on stable financial ground with proven methods like tax preparation assistance, money management, and community partnerships aimed at helping local families keep their hard-earned money. The result is a thriving community where everyone has more opportunity to succeed.

Learn about our work in Financial Stability

Latest Press Releases

Rural leaders from across commonwealth come together to strengthen early childhood system

United Way of Southwest Virginia hosted the statewide Rural Summit for Childhood Success in Abingdon to address the impact the addiction epidemic is having on rural areas in Virginia.

United Way of Southwest Virginia to lead region in forming Trauma-Informed Community Network

United Way of Southwest Virginia is stepping up to backbone a a Trauma-Informed Community Network across the organization’s service area from the New River Valley to the Twin County region and into far Southwest Virginia. 

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