Mission: To improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our communities.
Programs: Allocations to organizations in the community - funding was provided to 48 different programs at 32 different local agencies during the year. United way of southwest michigan impacted the lives of over 63,367 people during the year.
community impact - 830 girls participated in girls on the run, a program that enhances the health and self-esteem of girls in berrien county. 7,410 children were enrolled in dolly parton's imagination library early literacy program. 5,730 calls came into "211", a 24-hour information and referral line. 3,117 people received food for a total of 2,024 referrals through community food link. 8,288 claims were made to familywize, a card that provides discounts on prescription medications.