How would our community look if we were successful in reaching our goals? When children are succeeding in school, they are likely to graduate, leading to better employment, which will impact our economy. Healthier citizens create for themselves and the community a better place in which to live; there are fewer emergency room visits, less absenteeism at work and school. Lifting people out of poverty changes lives, neighborhoods and communities.
Take a look at this interactive tool to see how our community is doing, then GIVE. ADVOCATE.VOLUNTEER where ever you can.
United Way and the American Human Development Project have created a tool to forecast how things might change if educational outcomes were better. View statistics by community. Learn more here.