• What We Do

    United Way of the National Capital Area improves the health, education and economic opportunity of every community member. Because everyone deserves equity.

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    When we Live United, amazing things happen.


Change doesn’t happen alone. Hope isn’t a one-person band. And there’s no such thing as self-taught or self-made. We have one life. To live better, we must Live United.

United Way of the National Capital Area helps underserved individuals in Washington, DC and surrounding counties in Maryland and Virginia.

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United Way NCA is highly rated for both management and transparency.

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