Youth Action Team

The Youth Action Team works to reduce marijuana, alcohol and other drug use by youth. 

YOUnited Newsletter April 2019

Key Legislative Asks 2019 FINANCIAL STABILITY Income Tax Preparation:     Support HB 3693 by Rep. Raschein and Senate Local Funding Initiative Request #1859 by Sen. Gibson.  They seek a $1.2M appropriation for tax preparation assistance programs statewide that will help ALICE families get their…

Women United

Leading the Charge. Inspiring the Change. Women United is about women knowing and understanding the issues facing our community and rolling up their sleeves to help. Our powerful network of women confronts head-on the most critical issues facing our community. We…

What to be Thankful for in Broward County

Things to be thankful for this time of year in Broward County

What We Do

United Way of Broward County Fights for the HEALTH, EDUCATION & FINANCIAL STABILITY of Every Person in Our Community…

Weston Alliance for Youth

The Weston Alliance for Youth works to prevent substance abuse and promote mental health for the youth of the City of Weston. 

Volunteer

Get Involved Play a role in creating long-lasting positive change here in Broward County by becoming a volunteer. United Way of Broward County aligns our philanthropic goals with strategic volunteerism. Whether you are an individual looking to give back to the…

Veterans Day Insights from a Local 96-Year-Old WWII Veteran

On Veterans Day, we honor those who have worn the uniforms of our great nation. Here from WWII Veteran and United Way of Broward County MISSION UNITED volunteer Sid Rosenblatt. 

Veteran Services & Resources Sessions

United Way of Broward County's MISSION UNITED invites veterans and veteran families to connect with providers and learn about importance community resources. 

Vaping: Is Your Child Doing It?

Vaping, or the use of electronic smoking devices (e-cigarettes), has become an epidemic among teens in the U.S., with nearly 5% of middle school and almost 21% of high school students reporting in 2018 that they had used them in the past month. Do you know if your child is vaping? 

United Way Takes Over Tallahassee for Capitol Days

On November 12-13th seven Women United and seven Public Policy volunteers from United Way of Broward County were leading the charge and inspiring the change all the way up the capitol steps in Tallahassee.

United Way of Broward County's Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention's Board of Governors

  Jose Rada (Chair) Broward-Dade Safety Council Tammy Tucker (1st Vice Chair) Memorial Regional Hospital Mark Ketcham (2nd Vice Chair) SunServe Jasmine Bascombe, LMFT, M.C.A.P., CCTP Broward Addiction Recovery Center Daryl Blakely PTA/PTSA Heather Brinkworth Broward County School Board…

United We End Homelessness

Strides Towards Ending Homelessness Seeking to find new solutions and strategies to end homelessness as we know it, United Way of Broward County and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance created the Broward Business Council on Homelessness, which supports a…

Understanding the Allocation Process

United Way of Broward County fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. We fight for those who are working hard and falling short. We support existing programs by allocating funds to those programs that are doing great work in the community, and…

Understanding the Allocation Process

Through more than 100 funded programs, United Way of Broward County fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. We fight for those who are working hard and falling short.  United Way of Broward County allocates funding to other social-service nonprofit…

Triumph Over Trauma

Maggie is one of more than 10,000 veterans who have received some sort of assistance through United Way of Broward County’s MISSION UNITED. Read her story here. 

Top 5 Books to Read with Your Children

How to keep your children engaged outside of the classroom

Tools for Schools

More than 700 teachers from schools across Broward County flocked to Deerfield Beach on Saturday, January 25, 2020, to receive over $300,000 in free school supplies and gift cards, courtesy of the seventh annual Tools for Schools, an event presented by United Way of Broward County in partnership…