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

abused and neglected children protected from further abuse and neglect

2-1-1 Douglas 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 2,165 contacts from Douglas County, and the top 5 needs are shown below.

655

Rent Payment Assistance

520

Electric Service Payment Assistance

360

Food Pantries

318

Community Shelters

312

Transitional Housing/Shelter

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 Douglas 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 Douglas County

Staff & Contact Information

United Way in Douglas County

To get involved with Douglas County, please call 770.428.8344 or email douglas@unitedwayatlanta.org