Your Investment in Community Basic Services

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Through the work of the United Way Community Basic Services Council, you are investing in the following programs and services:

Community Partner Program Funding

American Red Cross
Preparing the community to respond to disasters, responding to disaster calls, meeting families' emergency needs, and ensuring that survivors have long-term plans and access to resources.

Cancer Association of Pickens County
Providing financial support, medical supplies and equipment, nutritional supplements, education and counseling for individuals undergoing cancer treatment.

Family Promise of Pickens County
Providing shelter for homeless families.

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Conducting a prevention and early intervention program that engages Pickens County milddle and high school students, staff, faculty, and families in a discussion about mental health conditions and suicide awareness and prevention.

Pickens County Advocacy Center
Providing services for victims of sexual assault.

Pickens County Meals on Wheels
Providing home delivered meals for elderly or disabled.

Safe Harbor
Providing shelter for domestic violence victims and their dependent children.

Salvation Army
Stabilizing families in poverty-related crisis, transitioning families to a sustainable living situation, and provigind support and additional resources to empower independent living.

Samaritan Health: Medical and Dental Clinics
Providing free health and dental care for uninsured adults.

United Christian Ministries: Emergency Assistance
Providing food, clothing, utilities and rent assistance.

Directed Funding

2-1-1 Information and Referral Help Line
Impacting all residents of Pickens County who need information about and referral to community social services. Learn more.

Get Connected
Impacting Pickens County residents who want to volunteer, and agencies that are searching for volunteers. Learn more.

Ron Webber Fund
Supporting homeless and impoverished children through the School District of Pickens County. Learn more.