Community Highlights

homelessness

individuals helped by United Way and its Partners

education

children showed academic improvement

individuals remained in stable housing 90 days after receiving assistance

received in-home nursing care, improved their health and ultimately avoided hospitalization

2-1-1 Cobb 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 9,800 contacts from Cobb County. The top 5 needs are shown below.

3,093

Rent Payment Assistance

2,653

Electric Service Payment Assistance

1,554

Food Pantries

1,256

Transitional Housing/Shelter

1,244

Community Shelters

We Invest Your Gift Wisely

Trained volunteers are charged with making sure 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 Cobb County residents in need.
Take a look at our fundraising and investments to see our commitment 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 Cobb County

Staff & Contact Information

United Way in Cobb County

To get involved with Cobb County, please call 770.428.8344 or email cobb@unitedwayatlanta.org