United Way works to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks of a quality life - Education, Health and Financial Stability.
Utilizing a well established framework for identifying the community's most pressing needs, United Way raises and directs resources to programs that address these needs.
Through collective partnerships with all sectors of the community - individuals, businesses, nonprofits and governments - United Way can most effectively create positive long term change, improve lives and build stronger communities.
TARGETING OUR SCOPE
by identifying critical community concerns
United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region and Austin Peay State University partner to conduct an annual Community Needs Assessment to identify our community's most pressing humanitarian concerns. The study considers:
Critical unmet needs
Most met needs
TOP 5 PERCEIVED CONCERNS
1. ECONOMIC DIFFICULITES
Unemployment, poverty, lack of jobs, inadequate wages, inability to provide basic needs for self/family