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Member Agencies

The United Way partners with many different agencies for various programs that advance the common good.  United Way serves as the critical link which brings together our diverse communities to build stronger, healthier, and more sustainable communities as cost effectively as possible.  Below is a listing of the agency and programs that we currently fund and partner with.  

American Red Cross Northwest Illinois Chapter - Disaster Services

Amity Society of Freeport Inc. - Daycare and Learning Center

Boys and Girls Club of Freeport and Stephenson County - After School and Summer Reading Program

Boy Scouts of America-Blackhawk Area Council - Comprehensive Youth Program

Catholic Charities - Long Term Care Ombudsmen Program

CONTACT- Northern Illinois Crisis Line which includes the Reassurance Program, Information and Referral, Teen Line, Kid Phone and Gatekeeper)

Family YMCA of Northwest Illinois - Scholarship and Program Development/Camp Discovery

FHN Family Counseling - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Illinois and Parent Enrichment Program

Freeport Area Church Cooperative - Homeless Services

Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois - YES! Mentoring at Normal C. Sleezer Youth Home


Kreider Services

Malcolm Eaton Enterprises - C.O.R.E Program 

Mother Hubbard's Kiddie Cupboard - Mother Hubbard's Kiddie Cupboard

New Horizons Counseling Center - Reduced Fee Counseling Program

New Horizons and VOICES - Therapeutic Counseling Program for Victims of Domestic Violence Program

Norman C. Sleezer Youth Home - Community Outreach Counseling Program

Northern Illinois Community Action Agency Senior Citizens' Services- Golden Meals

Prairie State Legal Services- Crisis Intevention Legal Services

RAMP - Independent Living Services

Salvation Army- Emergency Assistance

Senior Resource Center - Information and Assistance Services

Sojourn House- Alcohol and Drug Treatment Services

The Workshop -Transitional Employment Services

Tyler's Justice Center - Program Coordinator/Family Advocate

VOICES - Domestic Violence and Transitional Housing Programs

Youth Services Bureau of Illinois Valley- M.I.S.T.E.R. Program