Programs Supported by UWYC

United Way of Yavapai County partners with organizations and agencies whose programs align with UWYC goals and provide lasting change in our communities. 

See the latest programs we've funded below.

Health.  Education.  Income.​

American Red Cross of Northern Arizona

Sound the Alarm. Save a Life.

Fire prevention assistance for the homebound in Yavapai County

Bagdad Core Committee

Supporting Early Childhood Literacy

Family First Literacy Program- Imagination Library (0-5yrs)

Bagdad Elementary School

Collections, Circles, Reading:
What Fun!  (K-5th)

STEM Program
Science, Technology,
Engineering, & Math
After School Program

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona

After School Power Hour

Homework & Tutoring in Prescott

Mentor Recruitment & Development

expanding group mentoring services for teenage boys  

Peer Assistance Leadership

​Program for teens
Coalition for Compassion
 and Justice
Providing for Basic Human Needs: 

Food, shelter, access to services and assistance to gain permanent housing 
United Way Social Enterprise Program Participant:

"WPA" job training 
and employment program for the homeless
Cornucopia Community Advocates​
Excess Food Recovery Program

Helping facilitate the transportation of food from farmers, grocery stores, and other facilities, to emergency food providers for those who are food-insecure.

Friends of Bagdad Public Library

Reading and Listening for Sucess

​Literacy support K-5th grades

Prescott Area
Shelter Services

Shelter Services for homeless women and their children

Providing temporary housing, resources, individualized case management, and a pathway to permanent housing

People Who Care

Providing non-medical assistance to adults unable to drive due to physical limitations.

Expanding assistance and access to services for the homebound

Stepping Stones Foundation, Inc.

Community Embedded Advocacy Center 

Support services access point for victims of intimate violence in Prescott
A Substance Abuse 
and Recovery Program

Focusing on all aspects of life not just alcohol and drug addiction.

Steps to Recovery Homes

United Way Social Enterprise Program Participant:

 Providing job skills and training to help clients obtain gainful employment

The Launch Pad
​Teen Center

Project Launch

Teen Internship Program
United Way Social Enterprise Program Participant:

Teen work apprenticeships & real world work expereince

Verde Valley Caregivers Coalition

Tapistry of Caring

Support services for seniors including access to healthcare

Verde Valley ​
Habitat for Humanity

​​​​Critical Home Repair

For low income families; safety improvements; homelessness prevention

Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters

Mentoring Youth in Foster Care

Facilitating meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18

​​​​Food for the Hungry
United Way Social Enterprise Program Participant:

 Expanding services, reaching those experiencing food poverties in Peoples Valley and Kirkland.

Download the Yavapai Food Council Emergency Food Assistance Directory here...

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Job Readiness Bootcamp