Community Impact Week

Community Impact Week will feature volunteer opportunities throughout Clark, Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties!

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Lead with Equity

…in every aspect of our work, from our interactions with the public to our engagement with donors and our allocation of resources across communities.

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Impact Report 2020-21

Our 2020-21 Impact Report is here. For 100 years, your local United Way has been the place where our region joins together to help one another, find out how your support is driving sustainable change for kids and families across our region.

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Wildfire Response and Recovery Fund

This report captures what we learned from our grantees, as we work to build trust and redirect resources to organizations with deep connections in their communities.

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600+
community partners
160,000+
kids & families served
(includes 2020 census outreach)
$24M
invested in the community

Our mission is to improve lives,strengthen communities,and advance equity

by mobilizing the caring power of people across our region.

Resilient Families

For 100 years, United Way of the Columbia-Willamette has been working to meet the needs of vulnerable families. Through our Resilient Families Initiative, we are building a more equitable and inclusive region where all families have the resources and opportunities to thrive.

Our three themes of resilient families are united in serving the goal of racial equity

Education

Collaborating with community partners to create equitable educational systems where every child can learn, grow, and succeed

  • Albina-Rockwood Promise Neighborhood Initiative
  • Early Learning Multnomah County
  • Early Learning Washington County

Housing Stability

Increasing housing stability & accessibility through rental assistance, developing pathways and supporting advocacy.

  • Transitional Housing
  • Rental Assistance
  • Emergency Services

Disaster Response

Supporting disaster preparedness, relief and recovery by prioritizing communities of color & the needs of our community-based partners.

  • Rapid Response Disaster Fund
  • Healing Collaborative
  • Inclusive Messaging Campaign
  • COVID-19 Response