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Why United Way?

Uniting the most crucial causes for a stronger Tarrant County: We’ve been researching solutions and launching important new initiatives – as well as building capacity for and supporting other great organizations – for more than 100 years.

How to Get United

Our Focus

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Community Response

Providing the basics for daily needs, disaster relief and veterans, including things such as food, housing, medical care and counseling.

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Community Health

Ensuring a community where everyone can be safe and healthy, with a particular focus on underserved neighborhoods, women, children, older adults and those with disabilities.


Financial Empowerment

Equipping individuals with the tools for independence, from financial literacy to stable housing and transportation.

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Education and Learning

Preparing the current and future workforce to contribute to their own success and to their community.



When you’re not sure where to turn for help, 2-1-1 helps connect you with the right resources, 24/7/365.

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Area Agency on Aging

We offer support for older adults, those with disabilities and those who care for them.

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Maternal Health

We’re addressing one of the biggest health challenges in Tarrant County: the high maternal mortality rate.

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Youth Gun Violence Prevention

We’re working to address the leading cause of teen death with street outreach, counseling and more, informed by stakeholders including a youth advisory council.