The United Way of Van Wert County allots funds called Community Impact Funding that is to be allocated to qualified applicants each year. YWCA of Van Wert was awarded $1,000 to be used in part of the Summer Food Program, to assist with items given in the weekend meal bags. These meals are given during the 8 week program, and in 2023, 60 families had qualified to receive weekend meals.
If you are a tax-exempt organization located in Van Wert County and would like to learn more about or even apply for Community Impact funds, please contact the United Way office at 419-238-6689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pictured is Betsy Hamman, YWCA of Van Wert and Ashley Bultemeier, United Way of Van Wert.