September is LIVE UNITED Month!

September is LIVE UNITED Month in Denton County!

Local municipalities across the county are declaring their support of our mission to improve lives in Denton County:

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, United Way of Denton County achieves its mission to improve lives in Denton County by mobilizing community resources that help children, families, Veterans, people experiencing homelessness, and people affected by mental illness.

WHEREAS, United Way of Denton County, its 20 local Partner Agencies and Collective Impact Initiatives had local people helping over 85,000 people in need across Denton County this past year by Assessing Needs, Uniting People, Creating Solutions, and Measuring Results.

WHEREAS, United Way of Denton County serves as the backbone support organization to Collective Impact Initiatives including: the Denton County Behavioral Health Leadership Team, the Denton County Homelessness Leadership Team, Mentor Denton, the Early Childhood Coalition, School-based Community Centers, Bank On Denton County, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, and Project Blueprint Non-Profit Board Member Training.

WHEREAS, this past year more than 11,000 people were inspired by the mission of United Way of Denton County and motivated by the growing needs around us to donate $2,497,000 to improve lives across Denton County.

WHEREAS, United Way of Denton County continues to find new ways to serve the community through people helping people.

NOW, THEREFORE, we declare September 2016 LIVE UNITED Month and ask you to join United Way of Denton County donors, volunteers and partners in calling on all residents to LIVE UNITED.