University of Pittsburgh

United Way Campaign

RESOURCES ARE SCARCE. Government funding for health and human services is declining, even as needs continue to grow in this tough economy.

More reasons to give

Live United For A Greater Pittsburgh


your dollars at work

$1 a week

  • With your support, healthy meals are delivered to a senior's home.
  • Thanks to you, one struggling family gets emergency food assistance for six months.
  • You’re helping a child in an at-risk community with curriculum-based after-school programs,
    community enrichment and academic support for most of the school year.
  • You're helping a neighbor on the road to employment with a full month of support, counseling, trainig and transportation.

$5 a week

  • With your help, a low-income parent can further her education.
  • Thanks to your support of home safety checks and hot meals, two more seniors can live
  • You're helping people with chronic illness get instruction to help them better manage their illness.
  • Thanks to you, three at-risk children and their parents are learning the value of education, through supports, training and kindergarten registration efforts over six months.

$10 a week

  • Thanks to your support, four newly vulnerable families have access to child care, food, and shelter.
  • Thanks to you, an at-risk girlis introduced to the skills needed for science, math or engineering careers.
  • Two hard-to-employ adults have safe, affordable housing for six months while gaining specific skills and job training.