When people are unemployed or cannot meet basic needs, the impact is felt throughout the community. The lack of financial stability is linked to negative societal issues. United Way’s efforts in the areas around supportive housing programs and promoting personal financial management are designed to help others gain long-term stability.
United Way of Berks County is committed to efforts that help individuals and families access stable housing, gain job skills and build financial literacy so they have increased opportunities to achieve long-term financial stability. This is accomplished through funding programs with with our agency partners in addition to providing special grants for other organizations helping people to attain financial independence in different ways.
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