Community Investment Grants

Funding Critical Community Partners

United Way fights poverty in our community, and we know we are not in this fight alone. UWATX partners with critical community partners to identify proven strategies toward a common goal and then we back these efforts with Community Investment Grants (CIGs) to amplify our collective impact.

We are funding in two strategic areas:

The application for the 2018-2019 funding cycle is now closed,  and our 2018-2019 funded partners were announced March 2018. For questions related to our CIGs, please contact Sara Reeves at

Current CIGs partners include:


Our grant funding is made possible by the financial contributions of thousands of community investors each year. UWATX is committed to serving as a strategic steward of these community dollars.

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