Our Partners

Lake Area United Way works with companies, governments, nonprofits and other organizations to address complex challenges in Lake County, Indiana. Our partners contribute more than money. Their ideas, volunteer power, in-kind support and more are helping build stronger communities.

OUR FUNDED PARTNERS


AMERICAN RED CROSS OF NORTHWEST INDIANA MERRRILLVILLE, IN

Responds to immediate needs of victims of disaster such as home fires or natural disasters.  Provides emergency services to members of the armed forces including connecting local troops with their families in times of emergency and if needed aids struggling military families in meeting their basic needs.

For more information, visit www.redcross.org/in/merrillville


CATHOLIC FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SERVICE GARY, IN

Provides emergency services to individuals and families in crisis such as material assistance (rent, utilities, food), housing counseling and assistance for those that are chronically homeless due to mental impairment.

For more information, visit  www.catholic-charities.org


GREATER HAMMOND COMMUNITY SERVICES HAMMOND, IN

Provides set of programs and services to meet the emergency needs of at-risk families and children. Programs include energy assistance, food assistance and emergency shelter for the homeless.

For more information, visit www.greaterhammond.com


HAVEN HOUSE HAMMOND, IN

Provides services and safe shelter to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

For more information visit, www.havenhouse.org


HEALTHLINC EAST CHICAGO, IN

Improves its communities by expanding access to exceptional health care. They’ll work to help you stay healthy and care for you when you’re sick or injured.

For more information visit, www.healthlincchc.org


MEALS ON WHEELS OF NORTHWEST INDIANA, INC. MERRILLVILLE, IN

Provides home delivered nutritious meals to the elderly and homebound with the support of community volunteers.

For more information, visit www.mealsonwheelsnwindiana.org


MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF LAKE COUNTY CROWN POINT, IN

Provides a select set of mental health and outreach services for clients and families while promoting good mental health through education, referral and advocacy for all residents of Lake County.

For more information, visit www.mhalakecounty.org


NORTHWEST INDIANA COMMUNITY ACTION CORPORATION LAKE COUNTY, IN

A member of the INconnect Alliance and community-minded not-for-profit, is the largest combined Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Agency in Indiana. We help to eliminate barriers to independence through a variety of services and advanced regional knowledge.

For more information, visit www.nwi-ca.com<


SALVATION ARMY MUNSTER, IN

Meets the basic needs of individuals and families in crisis by providing emergency assistance for food, rent/mortgage or utilities.

For more information, visit http://salarmychicago.org/hammond


ST. JUDE HOUSE CROWN POINT, IN

Provides services and safe shelter to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

For more information, visit www.stjudehouse.org


SUMMER ENRICHMENT LAKE COUNTY, IN

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TRADEWINDS SERVICES MERRILLVILLE, IN

Serves people with special needs by empowering them to realize their full potential.  Child Care provides a meaningful learning and social experience for children of all abilities between the ages of 6 weeks and 13 years in a safe and caring environment both during the day and after school.

For more information, visit www.tradewindsnwi.org


CORPORATE SPONSORS