Family Stability/Income

United Way isn’t just helpful to our community, it’s crucial. We don’t just donate or make quick fixes, we work with you to figure out what our community needs, and are fiercely committed to finding solutions. Addressing the root causes of our problems is a priority and we need your investment of time and resources, along with your passion to share the story of this community, in order to make real change. Join us and be a part of something great. Because great things happen when we LIVE UNITED.Because great things happen when we LIVE UNITED.

Financially stable people are more likely to have access to quality healthcare, provide a good education for their children, and contribute to their local economies. Our community focuses on building knowledge and support to better manage income and savings. To improve financial stability in our community, United Way focuses on building:

  • Knowledge and support to better manage income and savings
  • Skills and education to obtain jobs that provide a livable wage
  • Security through home ownership

When: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time: 5:30 - 8:00 PM


How much does it take to make ends meet in Beaufort County?

Self Sufficiency Standard and Money Needs Test


When: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Time: 9 am- 12 pm
Where: Walmart Parking Lot & Turnage Theatre


For people in need in our community, help is a phone call or web click away through United Way’s NC 2-1-1. It’s a free, confidential, and multilingual information and referral service.


Eating Local in Beaufort County

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Questions For Candidates: A Voter's Guide to Farm and Food Policy in the Carolinas provides guidance for individuals to interact with candidates for elected office about sustainable farming and community food systems.

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