Community Investment

COMMUNITY SUPPORT AND INITIATIVES

 

Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way is a founding member, is currently engaged in the work, and/or provides support to the following initiatives:

  • Women's Leadership Council of the Susquehanna River Region - A six county network of women focused on early grade literacy
  • Northumberland County Prison Book Club - meets with women in prison once a month
  • North Central PA Public Transportation Taskforce
  • 211 - Human Services statewide hotline
  • Early Learning Investment Committee of the Susquehanna River Valley
  • "Nice Never Hurts" - research-based early childhood social/emotional curriculum to decrease incidents of bullying
  • Snyder County Coalition for Kids
  • Alliance Fund - Administers a Fund, which was acquired through a will, to provide financial assistance for utility bills to residents in the City of Sunbury or Union County PA
  • Maude Bennett Fund "Back to School" clothing program for Sunbury children enrolled in the Shikellamy School District
  • Leadership Susquehanna Valley
  • Susquehanna River Valley Dental Health Clinic
  • Community Platform - Initiative begun by Bucknell University; partnering with major institutions to provide ongoing data and analysis of changing social needs in our communities
  • Dolly Parton's Imagination Library
  • Fresh Start Aid - Documents for released inmates
  • STAND UNITED - college student led fundraising event
  • Coordination of six county Regional United Ways