"Happiness doesn't result from what we get, but from what we give." ― Ben Carson

Three Focus Areas

United Way of Delaware Focuses on Early Education, College and Career Readiness, and Financial Stability in our 8 promise Delaware communities. We work collaboratively with over 70 partner agencies, Delaware’s most caring corporations, as well as volunteers and donors of all genders, ethnicities, backgrounds and education.

Early Education

Education – and particularly early education before age five – is critical to long-term success. Together with our partners, we have placed critical emphasis on preparing children to succeed in school through programs like  My Very Own Library, Help Me Grow, and  the statewide Delaware Stars for Early Success…READ MORE

College and Career Readiness

College and Career Readiness – We at United Way of Delaware are passionate about our young people and offer programs that help them to acquire and develop the skills that lead to academic achievement and workplace success …READ MORE

Financial Stability

Financial Stability – Programs that encourage long-term financial planning help break the cycle of financial instability. Together with our partners, we are developing and supporting programs that help families and individuals get back on their feet and plan for the future.  United Way of Delaware’s Financial Stability initiative centers on…READ MORE