A Hand for Hope

Give where you live this holiday season to uplift your neighbors and help build a more connected Chattanooga.

How We Help

We’re on a mission to help connect those in our community who want to give help to those who need help. Together, we can uplift our neighbors for a more inclusive community.


Calls Answered

Our 2-1-1 helpline connects neighbors to food, housing, education, employment, and more. 

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Nonprofits Funded

$4.4 million invested in our nonprofits to drive transformational change in our community. 

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Neighbors Assisted

Through our Emergency Assistance Bridge Fund, we provide direct emergency assistance.

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Volunteers Connected

Through our ihelp platform, we connect people to nonprofit volunteer projects.

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Hear from our Neighbor

Alysha Walker

Alysha Walker called 2-1-1 on one of her worst days, and we were able to provide her the support she needed. When you give to United Way, you’re helping our community work towards a brighter future for families like Alysha’s.

About Us

A Vision of Connected Community

We are on a mission to unite our community with a shared vision, one where every child can thrive, regardless of race, income, zip code, or background, and one where working families can break the cycle of financial hardship.