United Way of Greater Knoxville’s mission is to help people in Knoxville move towards greater self-sufficiency through focused work in the areas of education, income, health and basic needs. UWGK seeks to improve community conditions for everyone by investing donated dollars in programs that deliver meaningful and measurable results – all to create lasting change in Knox County. We provide resources and funding to nonprofits whose strategies align with ours and invite 501(c)3 organizations that are outstanding in our funding areas to consider applying for grants through our funding opportunities.
Funding opportunity for Income & Basic Needs is now closed. An announcement for the next cycle will be made in May 2015.
Funding opportunity for Health & Basic Needs is now closed. An announcement for the next cycle will be made in May 2016.
Funding opportunity for Education is now closed. An announcement for the next cycle will be made in May 2017.
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