United Community (formerly United Community Ministries)

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Crisis Support
  • Education & Literacy
  • Hunger

Location

7511 Fordson RoadAlexandria, VA 22306 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Our mission is to build thriving communities and create equitable opportunities by providing supportive services and advancing community driven solutions. Our vision is to end multigenerational poverty.

Description

United Community is an over 50-year-old nonprofit offering an array of human services that lifts families in Fairfax County out of poverty. We engage community voice and family participation to break the cycle of generational poverty. United Community serves the historically most impoverished area of Fairfax County. 86% of our clients live in the 2 zip codes with the highest rates of poverty in Fairfax County. We are working to deliver our mission to build thriving communities by providing early childhood development and youth education, addressing food insecurity, empowering individuals and families, and creating equity in the communities we serve. Learn more at unitedcommunity.org.

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by Bernadette W. (June 23, 2018)
Never received a reply from the organization after submitting my interest in volunteering.

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