United Way of Southwest Virginia fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia because they are the building blocks for a good quality of life.
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United Way of Southwest Virginia fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia because they are the building blocks for a good quality of life.Learn More
UWSWVA, Wellspring Foundation of Southwest Virginia announce funding commitment for new Workforce Innovation & Childcare Center
Abingdon, VA (June 1, 2023) - United Way of Southwest Virginia (UWSWVA) is excited to announce a funding commitment of $4 million from Wellspring Foundation of Southwest Virginia for the Workforce Development & Childcare Center. “We are pleased to partner with the United Way of Southwest Virginia and others on such an important project,” said Bill...
June 01, 2023
Information session planned for Hurley residents affected by 2021 flooding
October 25, 2022
2022 Rural Summit adds new first day keynote speaker
October 24, 2022
First Lady of Virginia Suzanne Youngkin to attend 2022 Rural Summit, named as honorary chair
October 06, 2022
Registration for 2022 United Way Rural Summit now open
"The United Way of Southwest Virginia continues to help community members connect and thrive. Their mission continues this October through the annual Rural Summit being...
October 05, 2022
The United Way of SWVA Rural Summit - Kristy Worley Interview
Watch the interview here.
October 03, 2022
Tomorrow’s workforce attends Ignite Careers Expo for Youth, connecting with regional business leaders
September 28, 2022
Students learn about careers in interactive setting at Washington County, Va. Fairgrounds
Watch WCYB's coverage of the 2022 Ignite Careers Expo for Youth Here
September 27, 2022
Career Expo gives seventh graders glimpse at possible job paths
“Not all seventh graders know what they want to do when they grow up. But this experience might plant the seeds for when they get...
September 27, 2022
United Way of Southwest Virginia opens registration for Rural Summit, adds second keynote speaker
September 19, 2022
New certification helps boost opportunity for Southwest Virginia students through United Way of Southwest Virginia’s Ignite program
September 07, 2022
Gov. Youngkin to serve as grand marshal of Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway
Travis Staton, president and chief executive officer for United Way of Southwest Virginia will serve as the honorary starter and will wave the green flag...
September 06, 2022
RAPHA Foundation announces $25,000 donation to United Way of Southwest Virginia's Wise County 2022 Disaster Fund
September 02, 2022