Your Donation Supports Your Community
When you GIVE to Tri-County United Way, your gift supports your neighbors and strengthens our community – and that benefits all of us who call this area home!
A $5 Contribution per week provides 21 home visits by the Senior Services Specialist from the Glens Falls Senior Center to spend one hour assisting with paperwork and phone calls to qualify for heating assistance, food stamps, medical care, etc. helping the more frail and isolated elderly who have nowhere else to turn.
A $5 Contribution per week will sponsor an event to recruit new Big Brother and Big Sister adult volunteers for children on our “wait list”. There ae currently 62 children waiting for a Big.
A $5 Contribution per week to Nearcare provides 11 hours of respite to a caregiver, or 11 hours of companionship or transportation to the patient, or diversion for a child with an ill parent.
A $5 Contribution per week provides 260 rides through Family Service Association on public transportation to work, job interview, or medical appointments.
A Contribution of $3 per week will provide a nutritious lunch for one senior for 52 weeks at the Senior Center of the Kingsbury & Fort Edward Area.
A $2 Contribution per week lets the Salvation Army provide one week of food for 3 families, or prescription assistance for 2 people, or two nights of emergency lodging for 1 person.
A $2 Contribution per week provides necessary anti-bullying and child-safety training materials at a local after-school program where high school students mentor lower class students facing adversity.
A $2 Contribution per week helps the Adirondack Samaritan Counseling Center schedule two counseling sessions to provide crisis intervention to a young single mother struggling to parent her child.
A $2 Contribution per week to Catholic Charities will provide 3 sessions of individual supportive counseling and information for a young person living in a home where there is domestic violence.
News & Events
In the interest of providing our community with easily accessible information about the COVID-19 Vaccine, Glens Falls Hospital has created a community education video. We encourage you to watch this short video for a comprehensive overview of the COVID-19 vaccine along with some important facts you should be aware of. Watch the video here!
(Queensbury, New York) December 22, 2020 – Tri-County United Way distributed a Delta Airlines donation of more than 1,000 travel blankets to 15 local food pantries and shelters. As the temperatures drop and the corona virus pandemic continues to create hardships for local families, the gift of warmth from Delta’s blankets has been a welcome…