The agents of change
United Way of Columbia and Montour Counties is not alone in the fight to improve our community and is proud to partner with different organizations that have been providing invaluable services to help our people.
Here you find a list of all organizations that will be receiving funds in the fiscal year 2019-2020 thanks to the contributions of our generous donors.
AMERICAN RED CROSS
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
2019 Allocation: $10,000.00
BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY
BBBS provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supporter 1 to 1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
2019 Allocation: $5,000.00
BLOOMSBURG AREA YMCA
The YMCA is a cause-driven, non-profit, charitable organization committed to enrich all segments of the community in spirit, mind and body .
2019 Allocation: $31,607.94
BLOOMSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY
A full service public library with books, magazines newspapers, DVDs, audiobooks, Wi-Fi, computer and internet access, e-books, online database and lots more.
2019 Allocation: $20,554.04
Camp Victory is a summer camp dedicated to enriching the lives of young people with chronic health problems or mental challenges.
2019 Allocation: $13,200.00
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA SIGHT SERVICES
CSSS services the blind or visually impaired by providing prevention of blindness services through vision screenings and public education.
2019 Allocation: $5,460.00
THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF BLOOMSBURG
The Children’s Museum enriches the lives of people in the region by fostering a lifelong love of learning through enjoyable interactive programs and exhibits that bring out the imagination of every child and the child in every visitor.
2019 Allocation: $9,555.00
COLUMBIA CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
CCDP supplies quality, inclusive services that respect, support and empower individual children, families and the community.
2019 Allocation: $19,740.00
COLUMBIA-MONTOUR BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
Boy Scouts of America prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
2019 Allocation: $19,789.44
DANVILLE AREA COMMUNITY CENTER
The DACC provides a wholesome, healthy environment and pledges that no person will be denied membership or access to programs.
2019 Allocation: $13,650.00
DANVILLE CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
DCDC is dedicated to giving children a strong foundation for lifelong success by providing supports to families and high quality early learning experiences in safe, engaging and nurturing environments.
2019 Allocation: $12,366.64
EOS THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER
The Riding Center impacts the life skill and quality of life of children, adults and veterans with special needs through individualized therapeutic horse back riding activities conducted in a safe and supportive environment.
2019 Allocation: $8,800.00
GATE HOUSE SHELTER
The Gate House keeps families in crises together while also providing shelter and services to homeless men and women, along with their children.
2019 Allocation: $5,640.00
GIRL SCOUTS IN THE HEART OF PA
Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.
2019 Allocation: $7,040.00
MONTOUR COUNTY 4-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FUND
4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.
2019 Allocation: $837.67
NORTHERN COLUMBIA COMMUNITY & CULTURAL CENTER
N4Cs is dedicated to developing everyone’s potential and enhancing the quality of life in Benton and surrounding communities.
2019 Allocation: $14,474.24
NORTHERN MONTOUR RECREATION ASSOCIATION
NMRA provides the area with the Exchange Pool, allowing children and families enjoyment during the summer months.
2019 Allocation: $2,992.00
ORANGEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Orangeville Public Library strives to meet the informational, educational, recreational and cultural interests and needs of our community by providing free and timely access to print and non-print resources appropriate to those needs.
2019 Allocation: $9,695.14
THE BLOOMSBURG SALVATION ARMY SERVICE CENTER
The Salvation Army, an international evangelical movement, strives to meet human needs without discrimination.
2019 Allocation: $15,040.00
Suncom promotes socialization and provides vocational assessment, training and employment opportunities to enable persons with disabilities to fulfill their greatest potential within the community.
2019 Allocation: $6,547.20
SUNNYBROOK PARK ASSOCIATION
Sunnybrook Park provides recreation facilities to the adults and children of the area by providing swimming, pavilions for pick-nicking, playground facilities trails, soccer field, and a volleyball court.
2019 Allocation: $168.34
THOMAS BEAVER FREE LIBRARY
The Thomas Beaver Free Library is a historic library that enables children and adults the opportunity to read in a peaceful environment.
2019 Allocation: $5,828.00
THE WOMEN’S CENTER
The Women’s Center serves individuals of the area by supporting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault by working toward regaining a positive self-image.
2019 Allocation: $35,908.00