What We Do
United Way of Ventura County focuses on addressing the underlying causes of community issues in the areas of Education, Income and Health. We support services and programs that are not just 'stop gap' measures, but ultimately ones that create lasting change.
Helping children & youth achieve their potentialIn 2008, United Way launched a 10-year initiative to cut by half the number of young people who drop out of high school by 2018.
Promoting financial stability & independenceUnited Way is working to decrease the number of families who lack financial stability and help move them towards financial independence.
Improving people’s healthUnited Way of Ventura County’s goal for health is to increase the number of children, young people and adults who are healthy by partnering to address the root of poor health outcomes.
ACCOUNTANT POSITION ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW: United Way is advancing the common good in Ventura County by providing help today in ways that strengthen tomorrow. United Way has the scope, expertise and influences to bring together human services agencies, government, businesses, private foundations and dedicated volunteers around a common vision of creating...Read more
United Way launched Stuff the Bus on June 21st, United Way Day of Action! Stuff the Bus is a community effort to collect NEW school supplies, which will be “stuffed,” into backpacks for children from low income families. Backpacks will be distributed before the end of summer break to community...Read more