GET HELP

FOR MEDICAL, FIRE, OR POLICE EMERGENCIES, DIAL 9-1-1 NOW.

For non-emergency situations, counseling, guidance, and assistance, call 2-1-1 from your home or wireless phone to receive free crisis counseling along with useful information and referral 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Help is just a phone call away. United Way provides funding support to 2-1-1 operations throughout the region and supports many of the agencies they refer people to contact.

DESOTO & SARASOTA

United Way 2-1-1 of Manasota serves DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Find out more at www.uw211manasota.net.

HILLSBOROUGH

The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay provides 24/7 information for Hillsborough County. The Crisis Center offers a wide variety of services for people in crisis. For more information, go to http://www.crisiscenter.com.

PINELLAS

In Pinellas County, 2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares provides immediate, round-the-clock information for those needing assistance. Learn more at http://www.211tampabay.org.

United Way Suncoast is a key partner in keeping the community connected to critical service providers in DeSoto, Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Sarasota counties.

United Way partners with a variety of agencies, supporting targeted programs and services as part of our collective impact model focused on education and financial stability. We welcome new partners and innovative ideas to help our Suncoast neighbors. If your agency or organization is highly-motivated in the fields of education and literacy, youth support and graduation, workforce development, and neighborhood building, you can learn more at our upcoming information sessions. See below for more information.

 

Agencies invited to apply as Leads for the Workforce ITN and contact information are:

  • Career Source Pinellas – Alice Cobb 813-397-2033
  • Career Source Tampa Bay – Alice Cobb 813-397-2033
  • Corporation to Develop Communities (CDC) of Tampa – Freddy Barton 813-231-4362 ext. 309
  • Suncoast Center, Inc. – Lynda Wagner 727-327-7656 ext. 4149
  • University Area CDC – Dan Jurman 813-558-5212 ext. 208

United Way Suncoast is accepting applications for grant requests from $1,000 – $7,500 through the Innovation and Community Response Mini Grant fund.

Interested organizations should complete the online application and submit a proposal no later than noon on Friday, November 4, 2016. Proposals submitted after that date/time will not be accepted.

The United Way Suncoast Innovation and Community Response Mini Grant is open to any non profit 501C3 organization providing services in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties.

This mini grant is supported through a special investment from an anonymous donor and is intended to provide small, flexible grants awarded to local organizations in an effort to encourage creative ways in addressing community problems through technology, collaboration, capacity building or special project or program innovation.

Full details on eligibility and the online application form are included in this information package.

United Way Suncoast is accepting applications for grant requests from $1,000 – $7,500 through the Innovation and Community Response Mini Grant fund.

Interested organizations should complete the online application and submit a proposal no later than noon on Friday, November 4, 2016. Proposals submitted after that date/time will not be accepted.

The United Way Suncoast Innovation and Community Response Mini Grant is open to any non profit 501C3 organization providing services in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties.

This mini grant is supported through a special investment from an anonymous donor and is intended to provide small, flexible grants awarded to local organizations in an effort to encourage creative ways in addressing community problems through technology, collaboration, capacity building or special project or program innovation.

Full details on eligibility and the online application form are included in this information package.