United Way



Helping Our Community Cope With Coronavirus Outbreak

United Way of Jackson County and the Jackson Community Foundation have launched a fund to help the community deal with the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak and the steps taken to slow the disease’s spread.

The COVID-19 Response Fund will tackle the greatest needs afflicting the most vulnerable people in Jackson County, particularly those in poverty or ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed.)

Read more about the fund here. You can make a contribution on our secure Donate page (fill out the form, select "Type of Gift" and choose "COVID-19 Response Fund).

*NEW* Request For Proposal Available for Human Services & Operating Expenses Grants

Nonprofit organizations and other community groups working to address the needs of Jackson County residents due to the coronavirus pandemic are invited to submit requests for grants to cover certain expenses related to this important work. Grants will be funded through the COVID-19 Response Fund, jointly created by United Way of Jackson County and the Jackson Community Foundation.

Click here for a form with details and contact information.