Improving lives by mobilizing communities to make lasting changes in community conditions.
There are basic things that we all need for a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable career, income that can support a family through retirement, and good health. United Way is focused on the building blocks for a better life:
EDUCATION — Helping Children and Youth Achieve Their Potential
INCOME — Promoting Financial Stability and Independence
HEALTH — Improving People’s Health
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A Mountain of Fun at Arizona Snowbowl
Come join the fun on December 14th, from noon to 5pm. Support United Way of Northern Arizona and our local community at a fun filled event on the mountain, including special discounts and fund activities. There will be live music, free pictures with Santa, and raffle prizes!
Community and Family Vitality Survey
United Way of Northern Arizona is partnering with Coconino County Community Services, City of Flagstaff, Coconino County Legal Defenders, Goodwill, and Coconino County Career Center to conduct a county wide survey through Northern Arizona University that asks individuals to share how they view their opportunities to participate fully in community life and achieve financial, educational, family and other goals. Results are expected to demonstrate areas of critical need, and will guide UWNA impact area goals.
If you would like to participate in the survey please follow the link below.
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
United Way of Northern Arizona is looking for volunteers to help during the tax season. Volunteer opportunities are available throughout northern Arizona between January - April 2014.
UWNA Offers New MyFreeTaxes Service
United Way of Northern Arizona offers Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) to help low and moderate income individuals and families with free tax return preparation. Households with incomes of $57,000 or less may now access this free service online.File state and federal tax returns at no cost, using the MyFree Taxes link. Free online help is available when questions and issues arise. Since 2009, more than 4.5 million families have used MyFreeTaxes to file their state and federal tax returns at no cost.
Coconino County Education Report Available
The Coconino County Education Report was commissioned by a number of educational allies with one hope in mind: To bring all community partners to the same table with the goal of collaborative action toward educational excellence. The report is now available.
DOLLY PARTON IMAGINATION LIBRARY
At the 2011 Campaign Kick-off UWNA announced the launch of the Dolly Parton Imagination Library in the Flagstaff area. The program provides one free book a month for kids from birth to 5 years of age.