United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. Locally, we allocate funds to 15 different Partner Agencies and offer 9 different programs through the United Way of Knox County.
All of this is done in collaboration with diverse partners. Depending on the issue and how the community chooses to address it, United Ways work with schools, government agencies, businesses, organized labor, financial institutions, community development corporations, voluntary and neighborhood associations, the religious community, and others.Learn More
Education. Income. Health. The building blocks of a successful life. United Way believes that everyone is entitled to a quality education, a family- sustaining income and good health. And we’re not United Way believes that everyone is entitled to a quality education, a family- sustaining income and good health. And we’re not alone. Education, Income and Health are also the indicators by which the United Nations measures community development worldwide.