Community Investment

Community Investment

We Fight...

for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community.

Through the annual community investment process, United Way of Kenosha County funds programs in the following categories: Health, Education, and Financial Stability. Each funding request undergoes an extensive approval process, completed by our community investment volunteers, to ensure United Way of Kenosha County is making the most effective investments in programs that align with our work building an educated workforce.  Below is a list of programs that align with our focus and received funding for the 2017-2018 fiscal year.

Health 

AIDS Resource Center

HIV Health Care Services

262-657-6644

Catholic Charities

Behaviorial Health & Counseling Services

262-658-2088

Children's Hospital-Children's Service Society

Child and Family Counseling

262-652-5522

ELCA Outreach Center

Western Kenosha County Prescription Voucher Program

262-652-5545

Kenosha Human Development Services

Juvenile Crisis Intervention

262-657-7188

Lutheran Social Services

S.C.A.N. - Stop Child Abuse and Neglect

414-246-2300

Women and Children's Horizon

Children's Services

Legal Advocacy

262-652-9900

The Sharing Center

Nutrition Program

262-298-5535

Kenosha YMCA

Learn to Swim Program

262-654-9622

Shalom Center

Interfaith Network Nightly Shelter (INNS)

262-658-1713

Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

Fatherhood Involvement

262-657-0840

Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services

Meals on Wheels

262-658-3508

Education

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Racine and Kenosha Counties Inc

One-to-One Outcome Based Mentoring Program

262-637-7625

Boys and Girls Club of Kenosha

Youth Empowerment

262-654-6200

ELCA Outreach Center

Children's Summer Camp

262-652-5545

Girl Scouts of WI Southeast

Girl Scout Leadership Experience

800-565-4475

Kenosha Literacy Council

Literacy for Life Adult Literacy Education Program

262-654-7323

Kenosha Achievement Center

Hanen

262-658-9500

FInancial Stability

Kenosha Achievement Center

Employment Options

262-658-9500

Kenosha Human Development Services

Transitional Housing for Homeless Youth & Adults

After Care for Foster Care Youth

262-657-7188

For more information on United Way of Kenosha County funded programs or projects, contact Community Investment Director Laurie McDonald at 262-658-4104 or email at lmcdonald@kenoshaunitedway.org.

Please visit our Community Investment Committee page for information on United Way of Kenosha County funding process and investment committee.