United Way of Greater St. Louis mobilizes the community with one goal in mind—helping people live their best possible lives.
hours of minimum wage work per week is what it would take for a single parent of two
of those served by United Way and its partner nonprofits last year were children
calls last year to our 2-1-1 call center with most of the calls requesting help with basic needs assistance
Our impact areas work together to support a strong regional safety net - creating a stronger, healthier and more equitable region.
Basic needs aren't so basic for some. This support helps position people for a better tomorrow.Learn More
If families and individuals have secure financial footing, they are less likely to require other services and more likely to succeed.Learn More
Everyone deserves access to quality education and the opportunity to reach their full potential.Learn More
Being healthy is vital for children to grow and develop and for adults to live a full and productive life.Learn More
The presence of a robust and safe community can enhance the lives of its community members, affording them the necessary tools to thrive.Learn More
United Way of Greater St. Louis is proud to serve 16 counties in Illinois and Missouri with a population of nearly 3 million people. Working with 164 local nonprofits, we’ve created a strong network and safety net for our community members. Explore the regions we serve and our network nonprofits providing critical and immediate resources to people in the St. Louis region.Communities we help Nonprofits we fund