United Way Programs
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Many Skagit kids do not have access to nutritional food on weekends. CHOW drivers deliver prepackaged food to children on weekends to ensure the student is ready to learn on Monday morning.
Learning to read is a foundational skill that sets the stage for all other knowledge in a child’s life. United Way of Skagit County is ensuring children in our community are better equipped for academic success this school year and beyond.
Our Work Highlights
United Way of Skagit County wishes to thank Marathon Petroleum Anacortes Refinery, event sponsors, the incredible Marathon volunteers and over 600 event attendees for coming out last Saturday, June 22 in support of C.H.O.W. C.H.O.W. is Cutting Hunger On Weekends, a...read more
Youth United Varsity in Volunteerism (ViV) clubs from Anacortes, Burlington-Edison, Concrete and Sedro-Woolley High School are joining forces to get books into the hands of Skagit County Families, especially those with kids under age five. They are doing so by...read more
Youth Helping Youth ~ the best volunteers around! There are over 120 students at Anacortes, Burlington, Concrete and Sedro-Woolley high schools participating in Youth United. Last year, YU members volunteered over 12,000 hours. Sixtyfour of them received a Varsity...read more