Our Collective Impact Grants: 2018-2021 RFP is now closed.
Lead organizations will be notified of grant awards by May 1, 2018.
This page provides information about applying for United Way “Collective Impact Grants,” which will support collaborative partnerships that help achieve specific community objectives in the areas of education, financial stability, and health.
United Way of Lancaster County is committed to working closely with a broad range of partners to achieve lasting change, and to find and implement solutions that will positively impact lives today, and for the next several generations. Specifically, United Way is committed to:
Actively engaging and mobilizing individuals, corporations, and communities to give, advocate, and volunteer
Promoting and advancing collaborations and partnerships for long-term change in the United Way of Lancaster County focus areas
Investing money, expertise, and other resources in these innovative programs and strategies
Measuring, achieving, and communicating results and adapting to further strengthen and expand strategies
For more information on our collective impact grant process, please contact our member of our team at CollectiveImpact@UWLanc.org.
COLLECTIVE IMPACT AGENDA
Build a Healthy and Resilient Community
STRATEGY: Starting Ready. Staying on Track.
INVESTMENT FOCUS: Provide targeted academic and social/emotional interventions to students in need.
BOLD GOALS BY 2025:
STRATEGY: Earn It. Keep It. Save It.
INVESTMENT FOCUS: Empower individuals and families to improve financial stability through free tax preparation, financial education and management, and workforce development.
BOLD GOAL BY 2025:
STRATEGY: Healthy People, Healthy Community.
INVESTMENT FOCUS: Promote healthy living and behaviors by maximizing enrollment in health insurance programs and providing access to medical, dental, and mental health care.
BOLD GOAL BY 2025:
COMMUNITY INDICATORS AND STRATEGY MAPS
COMMUNITY INDICATORS: United Way started gathering data from existing sources that can be monitored annually to assess progress toward reaching community goals in education, financial stability, and health.
STRATEGY MAPS: Strategy maps are tools to help United Way of Lancaster County make funding decisions for greatest impact within the priority areas of education, financial stability and health. They are a guide to help determine goals, results, best practice strategies and universal performance measures.