Funded Programs

2017-2018 Funded Programs

At United Way we are proud to invest in programs aligned with our goal of fighting for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community and believe programs focused on these building blocks empower people and transform possibilities. 

Action Empowers Action Ministries
Adult Basic Literacy Gainesville-Hall County Alliance for Literacy
Center for Counseling & Psychological  Services Outreach Program Brenau University 
Center of Hope The Salvation Army
Child Advocacy Hall-Dawson CASA Program
Client Assistance Program Gateway House
Community Day Care Family Promise of Hall County
Copper Glen Subdivision Habitat for Humanity of Hall County
Disaster Cycle Services American Red Cross of Northeast Georgia
Discovery Day Camp Gainesville Parks & Recreation
Domestic Violence Support Group Gateway House
Early Childhood Learning & Infant  Stimulation SISU
Family Restoration & Visitation  Program Supporting Adoption & Foster Families Together (SAFFT)
Family Supplemental Scholarship Program SISU
Forensic Examination & Interview  Services  Edmondson-Telford Center for Children
Green Warren Dental Clinic Good News Clinics
Health Services SISU
Housing and Utility Assistance The Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Job Search and Placement for Disabilities Rehabilitation Institute of Northeast Georgia
LIFE Family Promise of Hall County
Mentoring ProgramCenter Point
Neighborhood Grocery & Delivery  Program The Georgia Mountain Food Bank
Operation Fresh Start My Sister’s Place of Gainesville
Pathfinders The Children’s Center for Hope and Healing
Pregnant & Parenting Support and  Education Center Point
RISE Camp Brenau University
Sam Poole Medical Clinic Good News Clinics
Senior Health & Activities The Guest House
Stewards of Children Edmondson-Telford Center for Children
Success Academy Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier
Survivor Services Rape Response
Training and Competition Special Olympics Hall County
UNG Summer Food Service Program University of North Georgia Foundation
Victim Services The Children’s Center for Hope and Healing
Wilheit Student Services Center Point
Women’s Services The Children’s Center for Hope and Healing

Programs are invited to submit applications for funding once per year. The application process for funding in 2018-2019 is currently open and can be found here. Deadline for submission of the application is 5:00pm on Thursday, February 28, 2019.


  • Agency/organization must have a current 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status and be registered with the state of Georgia as a charitable organization.·  
  • Program must provide services to residents of Hall County.·  
  • Program must be able to effectively track and measure outputs using research-based practices to achieve desired outcomes in addressing a specified community need.·         
  • Both agency/organization and program are well managed and fiscally sound with an active and unaffiliated board of directors providing oversight.·         
  • Collaborative partnerships or initiatives are required to have a fiscal agent that meets the standard described above.·         
  • Collaborative partnerships or initiatives must have a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that includes all participating organizations and clearly outlines responsibility of each.