United Way Bengaluru mobilizes community stakeholders to restore local lakes.
Since 2006, Wspolna Droga – United Way Poland has implemented Nikifors, a program dedicated to empowering physically and mentally handicapped adults through art.
United Way Worldwide offers its deepest sympathy to the people affected by the spring storms and tornadoes that caused wide-spread destruction across several states from April 26-28.
Shanghai Charity Foundation (United Way affiliate in Shanghai) and its local partners have participated in “Health Education on the Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B in Shanghai Communities” in two local communities.
Matan (United Way affiliate in Israel), in partnership with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, helps to financially and emotionally support Israel’s 600 Cystic Fibrosis patients and their families during complex treatment with the Breath of Life Program.
Since 2009, the United Way of Argentina (Fundación Caminando Juntos) and its local partners have promoted the health ofpregnant women, mothers, and children in the villages surrounding Buenos Aires Province.
United Way of Mumbai has been the official charity partner of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon for the past three years. The Marathon raises funds for charity and has consistently increased the number of participants and fundraising totals. This year, the event raised a total of Rs 121.6 million ($ 2.74 million) in its eighth edition benefiting of 131 NGOs.
Volunteers who read to children and who listen to children read can play an important role in the succes of our communities by having a direct impact on the academic success of our children.
Widespread devastation following the February 2010 earthquake in Chile, prompted United Way Chile to direct resources toward the construction of kindergartens in areas heavily affected by the disaster.