For Immediate Release… (March 16, 2020) Fort Smith, AR - The United Way of Fort Smith Area Adjusts Schedule Of Events. The United Way of Fort Smith Area announced today the following adjustments to their spring calendar of events: *March 19th Community Impact...
United Way of Fort Smith Area Celebrates $353,210 in Prescription Savings Partnership with FamilyWize delivers significant savings on prescription medications through its free, easy to use prescription discount card (Fort Smith, AR) – January 27, 2020 – United Way...
Join us on the beautiful campus of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith on February 14th for Rising in the River Valley. We are partnering with the University and the Fort Smith Crisis Intervention Center to bring awareness to the services available for those who...
United Way of Fort Smith Area has provided change in our area. We mobilize our community in ways that no single agency, individual, or government can to enhance the ability of people to care for one another. United Way addresses the needs important to people who live and work in Crawford, Franklin, LeFlore, Logan, Sebastian and Sequoyah counties.
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The United Way of Fort Smith Area provides funding, advocacy, and volunteers to 34 Partner Agencies in Sebastian, Crawford, Franklin, and Logan counties in Arkansas and Sequoyah and LeFlore counties in Oklahoma. Every year, over 700,000 individual services are provided to citizens of all ages in this community.
Local school children received nutritional meals and snacks on weekends.
Men, women, and children received services and entered counseling to help them cope with crisis, abuse, and addiction.
Youth and teens took part in recreational, educational, and character building activities.
Local children received quality per-school services and early learning materials.
Men, women, and children experiencing homelessness and instability were provided safe shelter and basic needs.
Adults returned to school, attended literacy programs, and were provided job training to help become prepared for society and the workforce.