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Find Funding: United Way to Fund Education, Income & Health

United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg is opening its funding process to health and human services nonprofit organizations working in the following areas:

  • Education – ensuring children and youth succeed in school, work, and life
  • Income – ensuring individuals and families have the resources, skills, and opportunities to obtain and maintain financial stability
  • Health – ensuring individuals achieve and maintain health and wellness across the lifespan

The Community Impact Grant Program will support a collective impact approach to achieve systematic change in the above areas by offering grants between $25,000 and $200,000 for one year with potential renewals for up to two consecutive years.

Full grant guidelines will be released on September 9th but representatives of health and human services organizations are encouraged to attend one of the following upcoming information sessions to learn more. These sessions will provide an overview of the grant opportunity, clarify the process, eligibility criteria, and required outcome measures as well as introduce the online application process. 

Richmond (2001 Maywill Street, Suite 201):

  • September 9, 9:30am – 11:30am
  • September 9, 1:30pm – 3:30pm
  • September 11, 9:30am – 11:30am

Petersburg (1964 Wakefield Street):

  • September 10, 2:30pm – 4:30pm

RSVP here to attend an information session.


United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg serves 11 localities: the cities of Colonial Heights, Petersburg and Richmond, and the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, and Powhatan. By focusing on the building blocks of a good life ? a quality education, stable income and good health ? United Way exists to mobilize people, multiply investments and maximize opportunities so people learn more, earn more and lead safe and healthy lives.

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