United Way is making every effort to keep our communities updated and informed on any efforts related to support for families and individuals in need during this time.
Please follow our page on Facebook for the most up-to-date information.
We can be found at United Way of Jefferson & North Walworth Counties (@uwjnwc)
FUNDING UPDATE: We will be suspending our pillar grant funding for 2020 so that we may allocate those funds to COVID-19 relief efforts. We will be distributing checks on March 31st, May 15th and June 30th to the organizations listed below. It is our intent that the funds be utilized for financial assistance for families and students (food, clothing, rent, utility bills, etc.).
St. Vincent de Paul of Fort Atkinson
School District of Fort Atkinson
School District of Jefferson
Whitewater Unified School District
Lake Mills Area School District
Palmyra Eagle Area School District
If you want to contribute to our efforts, please visit our GIVE page to make an online pledge or mail a check to our office at the address below. Please note in the memo if you have a specific organization noted above that you’d like the support to be allocated to. Please see links below to resources we have received and have been asked to share with our communities.
Each and every dollar donated to us allows us to uphold our mission to fight for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our communities…
…and because of that support in 2018, we are allocating a total of $274,004 to LOCAL programs, projects & services throughout 2019! Check out our 2018-2019 Annual Report and see below for some of our great 2019 highlights!
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We are always looking for new workplace supporters, new volunteers and new community partners! Please reach out to our office if you are interested in getting involved in our 2018 United Way campaign and helping us invest in positive impact for everyone in our communities!
Latest United Way News
Fort Atkinson, WI – June 25, 2020 – The United Way of Jefferson & North Walworth Counties has announced that it is merging with the Watertown Area United Way effectively as of July 1, 2020. “We are so excited to be moving forward with finalizing this merger, prior...
I have served on the United Way Board for several years and am so proud to do so! At the beginning of the global pandemic, the United Way Board held some virtual meetings to see how we could best help people in our community. Under the suggestion and guidance of our...
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