WE IGNITE CHANGE
Women United focuses on early grade reading and combating the summer slide. In the summer months, children with limited or no access to books and activities fall behind. Each year a child is without these resources, the learning gap widens. If the learning gap remains by the end of third grade, they will never catch up with their peers. Funds raised advance our work in education and help children read to learn, instead of learning to read, by the start of fourth grade.
OUR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY
Since its inception in 2014, Women United has raised over $140,000 and funded the following initiatives through United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties: