Roane County United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community.
Approximately 10K Roane County citizens were helped to achieve education and job qualification goals- preschool through college and post secondary education training through tnAchieves, Boys and Girls Club, 4-H and more. Roane County United Way helped to provide 1,950 books to preschoolers, helping them become familiar with reading.
More than 12,000 were helped, keeping families in their homes by providing emergency food and shelter support and through services of VITA, help over 350 individuals with tax returns and brought back an average tax return of $1,300.00 to Roane County citizens. RCUW volunteers and partners provided financial coaching.
Over 5K lives impacted last year – helping to remain healthy through education, transportation to doctor’s appointments and/or direct care services or referral services. Roane County United Way helped to ensure emergency services were able to be provided to citizens as well as area visitors that encounter vehicle, boating or other unexpected accidents.
Lives Impacted By United Way of Roane County
Books Given To Preschoolers
Education & Job Qualification Goals Met
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