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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.

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Latest Press Releases

United Way of Southwest Virginia Partners with CodeVA to Strengthen Computer Science Education and Career Exploration in Southwest Virginia’s School Systems

United Way of Southwest Virginia partners with CodeVA, a nonprofit organization that partners with schools, parents, and communities to bring equitable computer science education to all of Virginia’s students.

Southwest Virginia COVID-19 Advisory Council Announces Second Major Disbursement of Funds

In partnership with the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS), the Southwest Virginia COVID-19 Advisory Council will provide a total of $85,000 that will be available to Southwest Virginia families experiencing the financial tolls of the global pandemic.

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