The mission of the United Way of St. Catharines and District is to improve lives and build community by engaging individuals and mobilizing collective action.
The United Way of St. Catharines and District provides Strong Community funding for our Community Support Program to support the personal growth of individuals and families living at Bethlehem Place. We also recieve All that Kids Can Be funding for our After School Program at Bethlehem Place to ensure our school aged children are able to benefit from enrichment in a safe and healthy environment to help them to reach their potential.
United Way invests in programs that contribute to the following priority areas:
- All That Kids Can Be priority area funds programs that encourage children and youth to reach their full potential,
- From Poverty to Possibility priority area funds programs that meet basic human needs and move people out of poverty, and
- Strong Communities priority area funds programs that create safe and inclusive communities with vulnerable adults.