Select Page




Our Mission

To drive change that will have a positive impact on the critical needs of our community by strategically leveraging the collective resources of community partners.

Our Vision

United Way of Broome County is enhancing quality of life in the community by revitalizing collaboration, inspiring giving, and unifying efforts and resources to drive social change through health, education, and financial stability.

Our Impact

Capacity Building Grant Program

The Capacity Building Grant Program provides funding to support and strengthen local not-for-profit agencies through capacity building and capital projects.

Learn More

Emerging Leaders Society

Join the next generation of Emerging Leaders!

Learn More

Community Conversations Series

Be part of United Way of Broome County’s Community Conversations Series to share thoughts and ideas about our community’s strengths and what you see for the future.


Volunteer with us

Get Involved, Make a Difference.


Commitment to DEI

United Way of Broome County fights for the greater opportunity for all

Learn More

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program provides free tax help to low and moderate-income individuals and families. Assistance in tax preparation can be done for free with the help of reliable tax professionals.


Funded Partners

Our community partners reach thousands of residents every year, and continue to provide lasting impact.


Partner Spotlight: Faith In Action

Faith in Action Volunteers, one of 600 programs in the National Volunteer Caregiving Network, was initiated by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The local chapter became a program of the Broome County Council of Churches in 1996. Addressing the needs of senior...

read more

8 Reasons to Love 211 Susquehanna River Region

In a crisis, in a disaster, and even in a pandemic, the 211 Susquehanna River Region is here to help every person in our community. From finding food, housing and mental health services to connecting to other essential services, 211 is there. 211 Susquehanna River...

read more

4 Reasons why VITA means more than a tax return

For most of us, tax season can be daunting. But for those struggling to make ends meet, a full tax refund is a vital budget boost that keeps the lights on, puts food on the table, and pays for a place to call home. At United Way of Broome County, we know that helping...

read more

Be in the Know

Sign up for our emails and stay informed about how we work with partners and supporters like you to strengthen our community.