Unite for MORE today!

Now, more than ever, it’s time to LIVE UNITED!

To date, we've improved the lives of 82,000 children, but we can do More.


We're Making an Impact!


kids become strong readers.

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It Takes a Village

United Way partners with early learning center to help improve well-being.

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families become more financially literate.

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Helping families reach economic stability​

Together, can help families today, tomorrow and in the future achieve economic stability.

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Individuals prepared for future careers

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College and Career Ready

College Bound provides parents, students with all information a graduating senior needs

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What Your Money Does

Every child whose life we change will go on to change the lives of countless other children, families and communities. And when we work together — pooling our resources, time and energy —  our community impact grows exponentially to create an equitable future for all. Let's do MORE, together.

  • 4 jobs for young adults
  • 200 hours of specialized job training that helps a dad earn a certificate and qualify for higher paying jobs
  • 2 paid internships for youth, exposing them to STEM careers
  • 65 families can receive financial coaching
  • 10+ hours a month of virtual mentoring and academic support for one youth throughout the school year
  • Mental, physical and dental screenings for 10 women fleeing  domestic violence
  • 50 preschoolers receive books
  • 30 days of rent or utility payments for a single mother who has lost her job to help her family avoid eviction
  • College test prep for three young people to take the SAT or ACT
  • 25 meals for families
  • STEM career fair for 1 middle school
  • 6 weeks of counseling for someone who has experienced chronic homelessness

Community Stories and News

Georgia Child Care Providers are Invited to Apply for Grants

 Georgia Out-of-School Time Providers are Invited to Apply for Building Opportunities for Out-of-School Time (BOOST) Grants With the passage of the American Rescue Plan in  … Read more

In-Person Application Events Scheduled for Atlanta Emergency Housing Assistance Program

Right now, thousands of families across the City of Atlanta are at risk of eviction or homelessness due to COVID-19-related financial hardship. But there’s hope.  … Read more

Atlanta COVID-19 Emergency Housing Assistance Program – Technical Issues FAQs

The Atlanta COVID-19 Emergency Housing Assistance Program recently experienced technical issues with applications and some applicants may have received an error message. If you received  … Read more

Motel-to-Home gives Atlanta woman shelter, helps her reunite with daughter

Markesha moved to Atlanta, escaping a Florida neighborhood that had become violent and unsafe for her two children. But finding an apartment became a challenge—and  … Read more

United Way partners with organizations to address gaps, improve well-being of children, LGBTQ+ youth

Jennifer Swain and the staff at youthSpark saw what could only be described as a “gap in the juvenile court system.” It needed to be  … Read more

United Way volunteers unite to serve in projects across Greater Atlanta

Mona Sabeti wanted to volunteer in Atlanta during Pride Month. Sabeti’s new to Atlanta—she’s pre-COVID-19 pandemic “new,” but still, not too long before that. So,  … Read more

Affinity Groups

When you donate to United Way of Greater Atlanta, you join communities of like-minded individuals to drive sustainable improvements in the well-being of children, families and individuals across Greater Atlanta.

Exclusive to those 40 and younger who donate $500 or more annually.

Open to individuals or couples who donate a $1,000 or more annually.

Exclusive to women donating $1,000 or more annually.

Open to African-Americans and others who support AAP’s mission and donate $1,000 or more annually.