Community Impact

1 in 6 community members access programming supported by Columbus Area United Way!

2020 IMPACT

EDUCATION

  • 99% of students in funded programs maintained meaningful relationship with adults
  • 93% of students in funded programs were more self-confident
  • 78% of students in funded programs improved behavior/discipline

Education

 

Health

 

HEALTH

  • 1,579 educated on healthier lifestyle choices
  • 82% of program participants had a plan for safety
  • 96% of youth served avoid risky behavior

FINANCIAL STABILITY

  • 2,475 clients basic needs were met
  • 141 individuals reported improving self-sufficiency
  • 330 adults participated in GED or English as a Second Language classes

Financial Stability

 

Covid-19 Response Fund has helped provide

 

11,763

Individuals with food

 

 

5,201

Meals served

 

 

5,190

Fresh Bucks vouchers

 

 

927

Outreach and education kits provided

 

 

248

Individuals provided Enhanced Learning Opportunities

 

 

60

Chrome Books purchased for local schools

 

mental health girl

72 people received mental health counseling

mental health boy

190 mental health counseling calls or sessions