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Community Impact Partners

United Way’s community impact partners are agencies and programs we work with physically and financially in our 16-county service area. Their programs provide crucial front line services to more than 140,000 people each year. 

Funded Program List by Impact Area

Early Childhood Education 

Chambliss Center for ChildrenEarly Childhood Education program

Children’s Academy for Education & LearningEarly Childhood Education program

Communities in Schools of Catoosa CountyParents as Teachers Program

Invest in Children and Youth - Project Ready for School and Imagination Library

Little Miss Mag Early Learning CenterEarly Childhood Education program

Maurice Kirby Child Care CenterEarly Childhood Education program

Pro Re Bona Early Learning CenterEarly Childhood Education program

Signal CentersEarly Childhood Education program

Volunteer Community School, Inc.Early Childhood Education program

YMCA of Metropolitan ChattanoogaHenry Early Childhood Education program

Youth Education

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater ChattanoogaCommunity and Site-based One-to-One Mentoring in Hamilton County and  Walker/Catoosa/Dade Counties

Boy Scouts of America, Cherokee Area Council  - Comprehensive Youth Development in Hamilton County and  Walker/Catoosa/Dade Counties

Boys and Girls Clubs of ChattanoogaOut of School Time Program

Communities in Schools of Catoosa County -  CHaSYN-Creating Healthy & Strong Youth Now and  Graduation Coach – LFO High School

Council for Alcohol & Drug Abuse (CADAS)Neighborhood Prevention/Intervention Services

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians Southern RegionComprehensive Youth Development in Hamilton County and  Walker/Catoosa/Dade Counties

Girls Incorporated of ChattanoogaOut of School Time Program

Helen Ross McNabbChild & Adolescent Services

Invest in Children and YouthChattanooga Mentoring Collective and Youth Work Methods Trainings

Northside Neighborhood House  -  Out of School Time Program and  Red Bank Life:  School-based Graduation Resource Services

Walker County 4-H - Youth Development Program

YMCA of Metropolitan ChattanoogaEast Lake: Out of School Time Program;  Westside: Out of School time Program; and  YCAP

Y Without Walls: Walker, Catoosa & Dade CountiesOut of School Time Programs and  NGA: Summer Feeding Program 


Stability

AIM Center, Inc.Mental Health Support Services

Building Stable Lives (United Way)2-1-1Information and Referral Call Center;  Emergency Food and Shelter grant-administered by 2-1-1;  Powershare grant-administered by 2-1-1;  2-1-1 Neediest Cases; and  Building Stable Lives Neighborhood Program

Chattanooga Goodwill Industries, Inc.Employment & Training and  Furniture Bank

Chattanooga Room in the Inn, Inc. Emergency Shelter Services for Women & Children

Clinica MedicosCommunity Health Coordinator

Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast Tennessee Epilepsy Services and  Southeast Veteran’s Coalition

Family Crisis Center of Walker, Dade, Catoosa, Chattooga CountiesLegal Advocacy Program

Family Promise of Greater ChattanoogaFamily Stability Program

Helen Ross McNabb CenterAdult Outpatient Services and  Highland Park & Brainerd Building Stable Lives Life Coaches

Legal Aid of East Tennessee  - Health Services Legal Assistance Services

Marion County Community Ministries Marion County: Good Neighbors Program

Northside Neighborhood HouseEmergency Assistance Program

Orange Grove Center, Inc.Adult Services in Hamilton County and  Walker/Catoosa/Dade Counties

Partnership for Families, Children and AdultsConsumer Credit Counseling;  Family Violence Services;  Family Emergency Services; and  East Lake, East Chattanooga, Alton Park Building Stable Lives Life Coaches

Primary Health Care CentersOral Health Services

Salvation ArmyEmergency Assistance Program;  Interventive Assistance Program; and  Walker, Catoosa & Dade Counties: Emergency Assistance Program

Signal Centers, Inc. Adult Services

SMILES Marion County: Oral Health Services

St. Luke: the Physician Interfaith ClinicMarion County: Medical Clinic Program


Support for the Most Vulnerable

Boehm Birth Defects CenterMedical Services

Four Points, Inc.Walker, Catoosa & Dade Counties: Supervised Visitation Program

Jewish Federation of Greater ChattanoogaSocial Development for the Elderly

LaFayette Area Empty Stocking Fund, Inc.North Georgia: Christmas Relief

Partnership for Families, Children & AdultsServices for Elderly and Disabled and  Walker, Catoosa & Dade Counties: Services for the Deaf

Nourishing Children in Catoosa CountyCatoosa County: Weekend Snack Packs

Orange Grove Center, Inc.Children’s Services

Signal Centers, Inc.Children’s Services; Technology Center; and  Adult Day Services

Speech & Hearing CenterChildren’s diagnostic and therapeutic speech and hearing services;  Adult Program diagnostic and therapeutic speech and hearing services; and  North Georgia: Diagnostic and therapeutic speech and hearing services

Tri-State Food PantryDade County: Food Pantry

YMCA of Metropolitan ChattanoogaNGA: Backpack Blessings


Associate Agencies

Hospice of Chattanooga

Catholic Charities

American Red Cross, Southeast Tennessee Region