The Mission of United Way of Alamance County is:

to mobilize the caring power of our community to advance the common good.

How Your Gifts Are Making An Impact

Total number of lives touched by United Way of Alamance funding last year (July 2019 -August 2020)
Meals served during the COVID-19 Pandemic
(April 2020 -July 2020)
Funds given back to the community to help our neighbors
(July 2019– July 2020)

Happy 211 Day!

You’ve heard of 911 and 411, but do you know 211? 211 is a vital service supported by United Way that connects millions of people to help every year. This…

Read More

MLK Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. recognized the power of service for a community. He once said, “Everyone can be great because everybody can serve.” In 1983, Congress deemed the third…

Read More

VITA Appointments Now Available

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $56,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance…

Read More

Alamance Hosts NCCARE360 Training

This past Tuesday human service organizations from Alamance, Guilford and Rockingham Counties came together for a training on the NCCARE360 platform. The online software was launched earlier this year and…

Read More

United Way Hosts Food Pantry Round-Table

Yesterday, United Way had the privilege of hosting a food pantry round-table with the pantries that receive food from the Second Harvest Food Bank in Winston Salem. We heard organizational…

Read More

P-EBT Information for Parents of Eligible School-Aged Children

P-EBT Benefits Information for Eligible Families of School-Aged Children (View attachment) This is an important announcement from Alamance-Burlington Schools regarding a state level resource to help households with children who…

Read More

Community Council Program Interest Form

United Way of Alamance County has created a Community Council program interest form to be completed by those interested in presenting at upcoming virtual meetings. Please read each question on…

Read More

Blessed Sacrament Little Portion Food Pantry Distribution

Blessed Sacrament Church’s Food Pantry will have another distribution on Monday, March 8th, 2021 from 11:30AM-5:00PM. 408 W. Davis St. in Burlington. Please share with those that are in need!…

Read More

FREE Virtual Bucket Drumming Classes

Young Musicians of Alamance is excited to introduce FREE virtual bucket drumming classes each Saturday from 10-11 am on Zoom beginning on 3/6. Class size is limited to 25 students in…

Read More

Why Vocational Rehabilitation? What do they do?

Vocational Rehabilitation is a state agency that brings money back into our community through helping individuals with disabilities find employment. This flyer shows the 2019 outcomes.  For more specific details…

Read More


Enter your Community Council blog or announcement here.
Email Guidelines for Community Council (Revised)

  • You may add images and files by clicking the image icon and link icon respectively. Video can also be embedded from external services.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf.
    Up to 3Mb
  • Give


    Your generous gift will support United Way's vital poverty-cutting programs. Together we’re making a difference in people’s lives and creating a stronger community for us all. Your donation, large or small, makes it possible for United Way to improve lives in our community.

    Read More
  • Advocate


    United Way of Alamance County recognizes that to achieve our mission, we must advance public policies that support our mission. We don’t just ask people to give – we need your public support, as well.

    Read More
  • Volunteer


    Give of Your Time. Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give your best. When you reach out a hand to one, you influence the condition of all. The gift of time is important to our community. Be a catalyst for the change you want to see in Alamance County.

    Read More