United Way to Invest Nearly $3M
in Rutherford and Cannon Counties
The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties recently announced its plans for investing $2,891,033 in the community for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, in the areas of education, health and financial stability.
In alignment with United Way's community impact model, the organization's investment strategy focuses on systematically addressing community needs. The United Way continues to partner with local agencies to align programs within priority issues that will produce lasting, sustainable change in Rutherford and Cannon counties.
Aligning with United Way's priority issue of income supports, the Third Shift Sheltering Program is designed to provide third-
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With a competitive grant funding process, programs, initiatives and collaborations are evaluated on effective, efficient programming, the ability to measure clearly defined outcomes, and communicate ongoing strategic management and impact within United Way's priority issues.
Additionally, United Way plans to invest into the community through programs and services such as 2-
The list of 2017/18 United Way program partnerships will be available after July 1 at www.yourlocaluw.org/programpartners.
For questions concerning funding decisions or for more information about the United Way, please contact the
United Way at 615-