Our Community Partners

2019 Community Partners in Elkhart County

2-1-1 - Resource navigation hotline and referral service
 
ADEC - Care & Job Skills for disabled children and adults
 
AGAPE Backpack Program - Backpacks stuffed with schools supplies for children
 
ALICE Report - Survey and results about families in our community who are Asset Limited Income Constrained Employed (the working poor)
 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County - Youth mentorship in school and out
 
Boy Scouts, LaSalle Council  - Merit program
 
Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County - Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury & Nappanee care and education of school aged children
 
CAPS - Child & Family Advocacy Center & Healthy Families both helping families to succeed
 
Center for Healing and Hope (Emergency Services Tithe) - Low cost/barrier health care
 
Church Community Services Inc. (EST) - EFSP and Innovation 
 
COAD Community Organizations Active in Disaster (EST) - Community-wide coordinated disaster response born out of 2018 flood relief efforts
 
Community Conversations  - Real time needs assessment within our community
 
Council on Aging - Transportation services for seniors to needed appointments
 
Early Childhood Alliance - CDA Credential & Providers Day
 
Elkhart City Homeless Coalition - Advocating for the most marginalized and finding solutions
 
Elkhart Community Schools - The HUB (wrap around resources for parents, individuals and students) & Move2Stand (research based bullying awareness and prevention)
 
Elkhart Civic Theater - Sponsorship for Flood Awareness
 
Elkhart County Clubhouse - Housing and job skills for people living with mental illness
 
Emergency Food & Shelter Program (EFSP) - Faith Mission, Salvation Army of Elkhart & Goshen, The Window, Suzanna’s Kitchen, Church Community Services & YWCA
 
Family Christian Development Center - Providing prescription case management helping individuals manage their own care
 
Familywize - Discount prescription card that helps individuals save up to 50% on needed medications
 
Goodwill Industries of Michiana - Provides career assessment and placement along with evidence based digital skills training at their Career Center
 
Goshen City Homeless Coalition - Advocating for the most marginalized and finding solutions
 
Goshen Community Schools - Invested in volunteer coordinator and mega-tronics pilot
 
Gr8t Beginnings in Elkhart County - Early Childhood Coalition
 
Guidance Ministries Homeless Day Service (EST) - Advocating and providing for the most marginalized and finding solutions
 
Heart City Health Center  - Dental care and prescription assistance
 
Horizon Educational Alliance - Coalition building and pilot
 
Interfaith Hospitality Network (EFSP) fundraising - Advocating and providing for the most marginalized and finding solutions
 
Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana - Childhood development
 
LaCasa - Roosevelt Center Summer Program and Financial Literacy
 
Oaklawn - Prescription assistance
 
Open Door Pantry Nappanee (EST) - Food Pantry
 
Postal Carriers Food Drive & United Way - Guidance Ministries, Faith Mission, Suzanna’s Kitchen, Salvation Army, St Johns, Christ’s Commissary, Bristol Food Pantry, Middlebury Food Pantry, Salvation Army of Goshen & The Window
 
READ UNITED - Volunteer reader programs matching community members with students to enhance reading skills
 
Ribbon of Hope - Cancer care and support navigation
 
Salvation Army of Elkhart (EFSP, EST) - Emergency food and shelter programs
 
Salvation Army of Goshen (EFSP, EST) - Emergency food and shelter programs
 
Success by 6 Summit - Annual United Way event raising awareness for early childhood care and success
 
United Way Coat Drive & Southside, Inc. (EST) - Annual coat drive to provide warm winter items with children who need them
 
Walnut Hill Early Childhood Center - Affordable quality childcare
 
WNIT Public Television - Education Counts Programming Sponsorship
 
YWCA North Central Indiana, Inc. (EFSP, EST) - Safe Haven Women's Shelter
 

2019 Community Partners in LaGrange County

CASA - Provides a voice for powerless children involved in judicial proceedings; advocates for their best interests; and strives to improve their circumstances and quality of life

Clothes and Food Basket - Provides food and clothing for needy families in LaGrange County

Compassion Pregnancy Centers of Northeast IN - Provides free pregnancy testing, limited obstetrical ultrasounds and information about pregnancy choices

Elijah Haven - Provides a safe, healing, nurturing environment for all individuals affected by domestic violence and to advocate violence-free living

Junior Achievement - Helps develop youth's competence, confidence, and character to make smart academic and economic decisions

LaGrange Council on Aging - Provides services and resources that improve the quality of life for the Senior Citizens of LaGrange County

Habitat for Humanity - Brings people together to build homes, communities and hope

 
*Note: This is a partial list of the organizations and programs that United Way of Elkhart & LaGrange Counties supports. Through designations and community projects we work together with hundreds of organizations to help support every person in our community.