United Way helps Americans achieve financial stability As many as one-third of working Americans do not earn enough money to meet their basic needs. Wages have not kept pace with the rising cost of housing, healthcare and education. Our nation's personal savings rate in 2006 was the lowest since th

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United Way works for a healthier America Whether it is a neighbor without health insurance, a victim of abuse, or someone struggling with mental illness or an addiction, United Ways are working to ensure everyone has access to affordable and quality care. Our Goal Since 2008, we've been working

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United Way works to end America’s education crisis Education is the cornerstone of individual and community success. But with more than 1.2 million children dropping out each year, America faces an education crisis. The cost? More than $312 billion in lost wages, taxes and productivity over

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New Executive Director joins United Way

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The Board of Directors of United Way of Pinal County (UWPC) announced today that Manuela Rehm-Bowler of Apache Junction, AZ will become the new Executive Director effective October 16, 2015.   “We are very pleased to have Mannie on board.   She has served the United Way of Pinal County since July 2014, initially as a VISTA Member managing the Community Needs Assessment project, and most recently as Resource Development Director,” said Keith McGlaughlin, UWPC Board President. “Mannie’s strengths in community outreach, organization and management experience are what attracted us to her for the position,” continued McGlaughlin. Beginning in November, several community receptions will be conducted throughout the county to allow Ms. Bowler the opportunity to meet and talk with Pinal County communities, organizations and agencies.

Bowler is a graduate of Grand Canyon University with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, and has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.   She was a kindergarten teacher with the Excalibur School District before joining United Way as a VISTA member.  Prior to that, she was Business Development Director for Ripple Industries, Public Outreach Director for Wyoming Kids First, and Children’s Environmental Health Director for the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. 
“With her varied business and leadership skills, we anticipate continued growth under her leadership,” McGlaughlin said.

United Way of Pinal County is a non–profit corporation incorporated in the State of Arizona in 1981 and governed by a volunteer board of directors and currently provides funding for human services through 20 partner agencies serving Pinal County.   Priorities are directed to the building blocks for a successful life in the areas of Education, Income, and Health. .  United Way’s office is located in Casa Grande.


2014-15 Community Needs Assessment

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United Way Completes New 2014- 15 Community Needs Assessment and Community Impact Plan

The new 2014-15 Community Needs Assessment has been completed. The documents are available for download below.

2014-15 Community Needs Assessment Executive Summary

2014-15 Community Needs Assessment and Community Impact Plan

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Proud Member of AANP

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GET YOUR PRESCRIPTION DISCOUNT CARDS – see below for instructions!

United Way of Pinal County partners with FamilyWize, Community Service Partnership, Inc., to provide free prescription FamilyWize discount cards to all residents of Pinal County. The FamilyWize card lowers the cost of medicine by an average of 30% or more for people without insurance or who take medications not covered by their insurance plan. It’s easy to use, just like a coupon, but you can keep using it every time you need to fill a prescription. All you have to do is present the FamilyWize discount card to your local pharmacy to get the savings. These cards can be used by everyone in the community, not just people without insurance. They can be used by people with health benefits, including Medicaid or Medicare.
Click on the button “Show # Helped” to see how many Pinal County residents have been helped with this card, AND to PRINT YOUR FREE CARD! Yes, all you have to do is click the button and you will get your card!
HAVE A HOUSEHOLD PET? FamilyWize cards can also be used for prescription medications for your household pets! The card can be used for any FDA approved medications purchased in a pharmacy, which would include pet meds.
If you have any questions, please contact the United Way office at 520.836.0736.
This is just another way that United Way of Pinal County is serving all residents of the county!

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