Our Work

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.

Welcome Baby

Welcome Baby is a free community service offered by United Way of Skagit County, offering resources and services for expected parents.

We're Reading

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.

Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed

United For ALICE is a driver of innovation, shining a light on the challenges ALICE households face and seeking collaborative solutions.

Peer-led financial education sessions are regularly held with groups of low to moderate income individuals and families to help achieve upward economic mobility by gaining and leveraging assets to produce wealth.

Varsity in Volunteerism

Program for high school students to earn a varsity letter for 100 hours of volunteerism within their communities.

Obtaining a free FamilyWize card saves a family an average of 30% on prescription medications that may not be covered by providers.

Our Work Highlights

Youth United’s Reading

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...

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Youth United

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...

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