Apply for funding!

Thank you for your interest in United Way funding. Whether you’re a currently funded agency or an agency seeking United Way funds for the first time, we are excited to announce our upcoming Request For Proposal process!

Guidelines and additional documents to better understand United Way’s funding areas and expectations are linked below.

The actual RFP application will be released on September 1, 2019. Instructions and login information will be available at that time. For more detailed information, please attend one of our Community Information Sessions listed in the key dates below. Attendance is required for new agencies interested in applying.


United Way Issue Areas Information Sheets


Key Dates

Community Information Session: Tuesday, August 6th from 9-10:30am. Register here.

Community Information Session: Wednesday, August 7th from 3-4:30pm. Register here.

Application Funding Period: July 1, 2020- June 30, 2023 (Note: Multi-year funding is not guaranteed)

Application Release: September 1, 2019

Application Due: October 1, 2019 at 5pm

Volunteer Review: November – December 2019

Recommendations to the United Way Board: January 2020

Agency and Public Announcement of Funding: February 2020

Please note: The maximum request accepted will be $175,000, an organization can submit no more than two (2) proposals and each must be submitted to different Issue Areas.


For general questions, contact Emily Schichtel at eschichtel@hwmuw.org.

For technical, e-Cimpact questions, contact Mandy DeWilde at mdewilde@hwmuw.org.