Community Highlights

homelessness

individuals helped by United Way and its Partners

education

children showed academic improvement

youth built leadership skills and are more committed to the community service

individuals remained in stable housing 90 days after receiving financial assistance

2-1-1 Cherokee County

Information obtained from our 2-1-1 Contact Center is critical to maintaining a connection to the needs of each community United Way serves. 2-1-1 connects people, 24/7, to the resources necessary to address everyday challenges of living, as well as those that develop during times of emergencies.
Last year, 2-1-1 received 856 contacts from Cherokee County, and the top 5 needs are shown below.

242

Rent Payment Assistance

238

Electric Service Payment Assistance

138

Food Pantries

132

Donation Pickups

106

Community Shelters

We Invest Your Gift Wisely

Trained volunteers are charged with ensuring that our agency partners are meeting the goals set for our community in the areas of education, income, health and homelessness. This ensures that donor contributions are invested wisely in programs that are improving the lives of Cherokee County residents in need.
Take a look at our fundraising and investments to see how committed we are to driving change:

TOTAL FUNDS RAISED

$3,360,788

FISCAL YEAR 2015-16

Services Provided

By County and Regional Organizations

Total

County Investments

Agency Partners

Serving Cherokee County

Staff & Contact Information

United Way in Cherokee County

To get involved with Cherokee County, please call 770.428.8344 or email cherokee@unitedwayatlanta.org