Founded in 1939, Heart of Florida United Way is Central Florida’s largest supporter of local health and human service agencies. In 2014-2015, it managed more than $26 million dollars in total resources, including over $18 million raised during the annual campaign that helps fund nearly 60 local health and human service programs.
It also operates the United Way 2-1-1 Information and Assistance helpline, the EITC tax credit initiative, Mission United, Destination Graduation, the Volunteer Resource Center, the Gifts-in-Kind Center, the Ryan White Part B/General Revenue Program and Emergency & Homelessness Services.
United Way is focused on prevention and finding long-term solutions for pressing problems. Known as Investing in Results, this philosophy is guiding our work to move the needle in four critical impact areas:
To view how our work is making a difference, check out the Common Good Forecaster tool.
Our Mission: United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community to advance the common good.