Being a part of the United Way of Southern West Virginia allows you to get involved with issues that are important to you. We are working everyday in our communities to address the issues that impact our community the most. Health, education, and financial stability are just three areas that are vital to us all. Take a look at the non-profit agencies that we are partnering with in 2020 to see the many different causes that are supported by our United Way:


Organization NameProgram Name
Beckley Dream CenterBaby Pantry / Summer Feeding and Reading, Providing Assistance for Daily Needs
Beckley Health Right, Inc.Charitable Clinics (Beckley, Hinton, & Mercer)
Big Creek People in Action, Inc.Education/Literacy Programs
Bland Ministry CenterEmergency Assistance
Brian’s Safehouse Inc.Sparrow’s Nest, Brian’s Safehouse, and Transitional Housing
Buckskin Council, Boy Scouts of AmericaScouting Program
Catholic Charities West VirginiaLoaves & Fishes Food Pantry and Southern Region Emergency Assistance
Center for Christian ActionFuel Assistance Program
Charles T. “Chuck” Mathena II Foundation, Inc.Teaching Tykes Series
Child Protect of Mercer County, Inc.Baby Pantry, Child Advocacy Center
Children’s Home Society of West VirginiaEYES- Emergency Youth Shelter, WE CAN Mentoring
Community Connections, Inc.Princeton and Bluefield Police Explorers Programs
Family Refuge CenterMercer County Rape Crisis Center
Fayette County 4-H Leaders AssociationFayette County 4-H Camp and Programs
Fayette County Emergency Food Assistance CenterEmergency Assistance
Fayette County Family Resource NetworkEnergy Express
Gabriel Project of West VirginiaBasics for Babies
Girl Scouts of Black Diamond CouncilGirl Scout Leadership Experience
High Rocks Educational CorporationHigh Rocks Academy – Nicholas County
Hospice of Southern WVCamp Hope (Children’s Bereavement Camp) and Uncompensated Care
Just For Kids Inc.Child Advocacy Center
Lillian James Learning CenterLillian James Learning Center
McDowell Co Commission on Aging, Inc.Senior Feeding Program and Senior Transportation Program
Mercer County 4-H Leaders AssociationMercer County 4-H
Mercer County Composite Squadron Civil Air PatrolCadet Program
Mercer County Fellowship HomeShelter Upkeep
New River Health AssociationSchool-Based Health Education Program
Nicholas County Empowerment CorpFayette County Starting Points & Nicholas County Starting Points
Nicholas County Family Resource NetworkUtility Assistance & Emergency Assistance for Non-Offending Caregivers
Open Hand MinistriesBasic Needs
Rainelle Medical CenterBaby Pantry Right From the Start
Raleigh County Commission on AgingHome-delivered Meals
Raleigh County Community Action AssociationPine Haven Homeless Shelter
REACHH Family Resource CenterBaby Pantry – Summers Co. Starting Points
Southern Appalachian Labor SchoolFayette County Accent Education
Southern Appalachian Labor SchoolFayette County Feed and Read
Stop Abusive Family Environments Inc.Upkeep of shelter, utilities, food, and transportation
Summers County 4-H Leaders’ AssociationSummers County 4-H Camp
Summers County Council on AgingSenior Center
Warm Hands From Warm HeartsAssisting the Underserved
West Virginia Alliance for Sustainable FamiliesBuilding Your Financial House Program
West Virginia Community Services for Women, Inc.WISE Women’s Mission
The Wade CenterAfter-School Program
Women’s Resource CenterShelter Upkeep & Utilities