Join the Largest Network of Support in Kansas City
Connecting our neighbors with support services that fit their needs.190,177 + Households
had immediate crisis needs met or stabilized.
Preparing the next generation for career and life success.62,000 + Youth
benefitted from mentoring and youth development programs.
Providing programs and educational resources to support economic wellness.9,699 People
completed financial education / capacity programs.
Featured Programs & Services
We use a comprehensive 28-step vetting process to identify proven programs with the greatest potential to help the most people. Our partner agencies advance our mission and address the key needs in the lives of our neighbors.All Programs & Initiatives
Choice Neighborhood Revitalization Grant
This grant is dedicated to providing health and human services to Paseo Gateway residents to ensure they have “ready access to supports.”Learn More
School Attendance Initiative
United Way of Greater Kansas City launched a major initiative focused on a key strategy for school success: reducing chronic absenteeism.Learn More
United Way 2-1-1
United Way 2-1-1 is a free, confidential service that connects people in and around the metro to basic needs.Get Help
We believe that understanding the most pressing issues of society, speaking up about them and promoting your beliefs on how best to solve this is the greatest impact of advocacy. We work in collaboration with volunteers, community partners and health and human service advocates to support these policy positions and principals at the local, regional and state levels in 2019.Public Policy Agenda