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United Way of Johnson CountyUnited Way of Johnson County
United Way of Johnson County unites our community to give, advocate and volunteer to create measurable change that improves lives and strengthens our community by focusing on life’s building blocks - education, income and health. Read more
United Way of Johnson County unites our community to give, advocate and volunteer to create measurable change that improves lives and strengthens our community by focusing on life’s building blocks - education, income and health.
United Way of Johnson County describes the united way our community comes together to create social change and improve lives. United Way partners with donors; nonprofit organizations; public policy makers at the local, state and national levels; community leaders; and area businesses; to address the challenges we face as a community. Together, we support a vision of a strong, supportive, safe and healthy community.
Building on our knowledge, credibility and historic leadership of service, our United Way is helping lead a community effort over the next 9 years that will create both stronger and more comprehensive support systems in the priority areas of education, income and health - ensuring that children and families have the support systems and services that will allow young people to succeed in school and be prepared for life; that individuals and families are financial stable and self-sufficient; and that everyone has access to mental, physical and dental care, and ability to make healthy choices in behaviors and relationships.