YOUTH UNITED: Student United Way for Central Illinois offers one-time, annual grants for youth-related programs. Members of YOUTH UNITED determine the focus areas of the grants, request applications from Heart of Illinois United Way partner agencies and make allocation decisions.
For the upcoming year, grants were awarded to programs throughout out the Heart of Illinois United Way's service area. These grants cover safety and health education, mentoring, summer camps, community gardens, counseling and anti-bullying programs, and much more.
Youth United: Student United Way for Central Illinois
Big Brothers Big Sisters, Heart of Illinois
Boy Scouts of America – WD Boyce Council
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria, Inc.
The Center for Prevention of Abuse
Children's Home Association of Illinois
Easterseals Central Illinois
Girl Scouts of Central Illinois
Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois, Inc.
Greater Peoria YMCA
Neighborhood House Association
Pearce Community Center
Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service
The Salvation Army
Tazewell County Resource Centers, Inc.
Tri-County (Peoria) Urban League
For more information about YOUTH UNITED: Student United Way for Central Illinois, contact Pam Balfanz, Executive Assistant, at 309-674-5181, ext. 1228 or firstname.lastname@example.org.