The United Way of Van Wert County Board of Trustees approved allocations during the monthly board meeting on Thursday, June 17th, 2021. Funding was awarded to 35 programs offered by 31 agencies locally that help to provide social services throughout the county. The process includes an extensive review of program results while also looking at the most pressing needs of the community. This year’s total amount allocated was $306,709.89.
A full list of funded agencies will be posted in July. Individuals interested in helping with the local United Way can contact Vicki Smith, executive director, at 419-238-6689 or email@example.com. The mission of United Way of Van Wert County is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of people and organizations within the county to advance the common good.