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Our Mission

United Way of West Tennessee advocates for equity through Uniting agencies in ways that improve each person’s access to health, education, and financial stability.

Our Impact This Year

  • Agency Partners


  • Programs Funded


  • 2020-2021 Dollars Raised


  • People Helped



Formerly known as ARISE2Read of Jackson-Madison County, The Read Team is now a new program of United Way of West Tennessee. The need for additional learning opportunities has significantly increased over the past year. Aligning the programming within United Way will expand the opportunity for a greater number of students to participate with The Read Team and experience literacy improvement.

United Way of West Tennessee and Weakley County will be hosting a Virtual Silent Auction and several major giveaways toward the end of March for the annual LIVE UNITED Weakley County fundraiser. All donations will benefit Weakley County Local Partner Agencies. 

  • Raven Ferrell Billingsby
    Raven Ferrell Billingsby

    I grew up in a dysfunctional family and was very confused. I did not know what a real family was supposed to be like. Because of treatment and United Way, I was able to give that opportunity to my son and the opportunity was given to me. I have been given a new life, and it’s unimaginable.

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