Kindergarten Countdown Camp

United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg will host eight Kindergarten Countdown Camps this summer in schools across Powhatan, Goochland and Dinwiddie. The expansion will empower more than 100 young children and their families to succeed in kindergarten this fall.

Literacy Kit Drive Meet-Up

Volunteers lead every step of the Literacy Kit process. Last year, with your help, we delivered more than 2,000 United Way Literacy Kits to 11 school district partners. We need your help again this year! Join us at our Literacy Kit Drive Meet-Up to hear more about how you can get involved.

Equity Data Series: Income

United Way’s Equity Data Series uses our Indicators of Community Strength to identify inequities across our region through the lens of our Steps to Success framework. In our latest release, we’ve broken down the data to share income inequities in key areas across our Steps to Success. Read more about what we found.

Ride United Vaccine Access Campaign

Announcing the launch of the Ride United Vaccine Access Campaign, providing access to free and discounted rides to vaccine sites for people in the Richmond region.

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COVID-19 Unemployment

United Way's Vice President of Community Impact, Audrey Trussell, recently had an op-ed featured in the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Read her full piece on the increase in women unemployment rates during COVID-19.

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Start Up for Success

Start Up for Success provides aspiring entrepreneurs with social capital, training, coaching, and start-up funding needed to bring their ideas to life and lead economic development in their community.

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inSourceRx Partnership

Our local United Way has partnered with inSourceRx to offer a free prescription discount card. This partnership will help ensure all community members get the medicine they need at an affordable price.

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