Company Spotlight: United Way of York County
During the current pandemic, many local companies have been stepping up to provide for their communities, so we have been featuring them in our Company Spotlights.
This month’s spotlight is about United Way of York County, SC. United Way has been chosen for funding from the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board program. This federal program assists emergency food and shelter programs, especially in times of economic stress. United Way of York County will allocated this funding to local non-profit organizations with an emphasis on utility, rent, and mortgage assistance.
They are accepting applications until 4PM on May 18th. To receive funds, non-profits must:
- Be a private voluntary non-profit or governmental unit
- Be located in and serve York County residents
- Be eligible to receive federal funds
- Show a capacity to deliver emergency food or shelter programs
- Meet required reporting standards for use of federal funds
For more information, read this article from the Rock Hill Herald.
The italicized text below is from United Way of York County’s website.
About United Way of York County, SC
United Way of York County, SC is committed to helping 3,000 York County families achieve financial stability by 2030.
Everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life. Advancing the common good is less about helping one person at a time and more about changing systems to help all of us. We are all connected and interdependent. United Way of York County believes financial stability is vital not only for a family to succeed but for our community to rise.
View and apply for open positions on United Way of York County, SC’s employer page.