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 provide a STEM experience for 14 “littles” and “bigs” in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program (28 people) on the Floating Classroom on Lake George.
A $5 Contribution per week to Caritas 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 $5 Contribution per week will enable the Twin Rivers Council of Boy Scouts to provide books, registration and advancement awards for eight underprivileged youth.
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 to the Glens Falls Area Youth Center will provide a 3-month supply of computer paper, used to assist with our tutoring program helping our kids improve their school grades.
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
Tri-County United Way joins #GivingTuesdayNow in providing a Unifying Moment for Giving in Response to COVID-19 on May 5, 2020
Every year people come together on the Tuesday after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday for GivingTuesday, a global generosity movement. As an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, we are joining nonprofits and individuals around the world in a special #GivingTuesdayNow event. On May 5, people around the world will join together to…
Updated May 1, 2020 As of today, the Fund has raised over $28,000 and continues to fundraise to respond to the growing need. $21,000 in grants have been deployed. Individual donors contributed more than $20,000. Generous in-kind donations from the Post-Star and Irving Tissue seeded our Fund. In our most recent deployments, the Fund provided…