Get to know your local Cape and Islands United Way, and stay engaged with what we're doing in the community.

As the trusted local organization charged with the big picture, we focus on developing lasting solutions to the challenges our communities face.

Your gift to the Cape and Islands United means you are investing in programs that change lives and build stronger communities.

We support 30 local nonprofit organizations to make 33 critical programs possible in the areas of health, education, financial stability and housing.

A connected community.

Every child has an equal opportunity to thrive. Every family has the resources to become self-reliant. Every person has a safe place to call home.

It's what we all want.

We're not there yet, but we do have the research, resources and partnerships in place to make the Cape and Islands a better place for all of us. To create lasting change, all we need is you.

 

Without you, there would be no Way.

 

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THE IMPACT OF YOUR GENEROSITY

Results from programs supported through our 2018 – 2019 Community Impact Grants

1,977

Individuals and families provided with homeless prevention services

144

Seniors were helped to age in place

1,482

Children attended quality out-of-school programs

460

Families were prevented from falling into homelessness

297

Individuals accessed mental health and behavioral supports

89

Individuals found permanent and transitional housing solutions

199

Individuals with disabilities attended summer enrichment programs

961

Individuals accessed nutritional and medical screenings

850

Clothing packages were sent to children ages 4 to 18

294

People with disabilities accessed physical activity programs

538

Home visits were provided to children and families

1,222

People attended financial stability workshops and sessions

32,729

Individuals visited food pantries

9,600

Books distributed to children under age 5

104

Community members and elected officials attended affordable housing advocacy training ​​

900

Holistic treatments for substance abuse and recovery were given to local residents

144

Classrooms engaged in building social, emotional, language skills​

12,154

Hot meals were served to individuals and families in need

 

CAPE AND ISLANDS UNITED WAY

1600 Falmouth Road, Unit 25
P.O. Box 367

Centerville, MA 02632
508.775.4746 

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Need help and don’t know where to turn? 

A partner of the Cape and Islands United Way, Mass 2-1-1 is here to answer your calls 24/7. They are a human services help hotline that will direct you to the services in your area that are appropriate for your needs. Call Now: Dial 2-1-1