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You are invited to spread the word about what it means to LIVE UNITED in the National Capital Area. United Way of the National Capital Area is improving the health, education and economic opportunity of all community members to create a more equitable region. When none are ignored, all will thrive.


United Way NCA Launches Inaugural ALICE Reports for the National Capital Area

The inaugural ALICE in the Crosscurrents Report gives a true picture of the nearly 500,000 National Capital Area households who are employed and earning above the Federal Poverty Line, yet are unable to afford the basic necessities.
Nov 13, 2018


How United Way of the National Capital Area is Making Tree Lighting Philanthropic in 2018

Year after year during the holiday season, living rooms across the world...

Dec 01, 2017


United Way NCA Board Chair Inducted into Washington Business Hall of Fame

Our congratulations to our board chair, Mike Harreld for his induction into...

Jan 11, 2017


SunTrust Foundation Awards UWNCA with $250K to Support Region’s First Financial Empowerment Center

Largest, Single Market Grant Will Help National Capital Community Residents Receive Critical...

Dec 08, 2016


ABC7: Getting financially fit in time for the holidays and the new year!

Originally aired on December 7, 2016 on ABC7 -WJLA. Are you tired...

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