Funded Partners

Lake Area United Way funds local agencies and programs that serve struggling, working families in Lake County, IN. We fund programming the focuses on four main areas: access to livable wage jobs, childcare for struggling working families, financial stability, and basic needs. Due to the pandemic, we are also funding programming that assists families impacted by COVID-19.

 

Funded Partners

Organization Funded Program
Tradewinds Services, Inc. Transportation for clients to jobs
Organization Funded Program
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Northwest Indiana Ultimate Club Experience--Summer Kidstop at the Cedar Lake, Lake Station, Merrillville, and Hammond Clubs
Crossroads YMCA Before and after-school care in Hammond
Tradewinds Services, Inc. Summer Day Camp,Summer Child Care for 3-5 year olds, extended child care for families working longer hours
Life Church International Full time childcare for struggling, working families
Organization Funded Program
Northwest Indiana Community Action Funded Individual Development Accounts
Organization Funded Program
American Red Cross-Northwest Indiana Chapter Disaster Cycle Services
Caring Place, Inc. Safe Emergency Shelter
Catholic Charities Safe Haven Homeless Prevention (Rent/Mortgage and Utilities), Community Emergency Fund
Food Bank of Northwest Indiana Pantry Packs
Greater Hammond Community Services Food Pantry, Rapid Re-Housing
Haven House, Inc. Domestic Violence Shelter
Healthlinc Legal Services Medical-Legal Partnership
Indiana Legal Services Basic Legal Services
Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana Feeding struggling people
Northwest Indiana Community Action Resource Connections
The Salvation Army Comprehensive Emergency Services
St. Jude House, Inc. Domestic Violence Shelter
Welcome Network Immigrant asylum seeker welfare program
Organization Funded Program
Meals on Wheels Capacity funds to serve clients during COVID-19
Food Bank of Northwest Indiana Capacity funds for additional staff, Basic needs: food
Catholic Charities Basic Needs: food, rent, utilities
Greater Hammond Community Services Basic Needs: food, rent, utilities
The Salvation Army Basic Needs: food, rent, utilities
Jasper Newton Foundation Lilly Endowment COVID-19 Relief for Newton County
Fair Haven Rape Crisis Center Capacity Funds to serve clients during COVID-19
Goodwill Industries of Michiana--Nurse Family Partnership Basic Needs: food, cleaning supplies
Urban League of Northwest Indiana Basic Needs: food, rent, utilities
Tradewinds Services, Inc. Capacity funds for additional staff, Basic needs: rent, utilities
Hanover Township Food Pantry Food
Urban League of Northwest Indiana Basic Needs: food, rent, utilities
Aimwell Marketplace Ministries Food distribution
Campagna Academy Medical services
St. Jude House Other
ASW Foundation Inc. Food
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Northwest Indiana Childcare
Chasing Dreams Other
G.A.P. Food Pantry Food
Habitat For Humanity of Northwest Indiana Other
Living Hope Church Basic Needs: rent, mortgage, utilities
Metro Community Outreach Other
SAFE Coalition for Human Rights Medical
Sojourner Truth House Basic Needs: food, rent/mortgage, utilities
St. Vincent dePaul Society-Holy Spirit Conference Basic Needs: food, rent/mortgage, utilities