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Give Back To Greater Newark. Make An Impact In Your Community Today.

Give Back To Greater Newark. Make An Impact In Your Community Today.

OUR MISSION

To Disrupt The Cycle Of Poverty By Convening, Collaborating, And Investing In Strategies To Improve Outcomes For Children And Families.

For 100 years, the United Way of Greater Newark has stood at the forefront of community growth and collaboration, championing positive outcomes for the most vulnerable residents. Our enduring mission revolves around ensuring childhood success, fostering youth success, promoting economic mobility, and enhancing access to health services.

YOUTH PROGRAM LOCATOR

Newark Thrives!, a dedicated partner of the United Way of Greater Newark, operates with a clear mission to enhance the lives of Newark’s youth through strategic initiatives. By focusing on collecting, collaborating, and convening with out-of-school time providers, Newark Thrives! establishes a robust network that aims to enrich the extracurricular experiences available to the city’s young residents. Our primary goal is to bridge the gap and improve access to high-quality out-of-school time opportunities, fostering an environment where Newark’s youth not only have greater access to diverse programs but are also encouraged to actively participate. Through this multifaceted approach, Newark Thrives! strives to empower the community, ensuring that every young person in Newark has the chance to thrive and reach their full potential outside the traditional school hours.

Make a Difference for Greater Newark Families

Make a Donation

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Make a Donation

We rely on donations to meet community needs and fund our educational, afterschool, and financial programs.

Make a Donation

We rely on donations to meet community needs and fund our educational, afterschool, and financial programs.
DONATE NOW

Get Involved

Attend one of our many community-building events to learn about more ways you can partner with us.

Get Involved

Attend one of our many community-building events to learn about more ways you can partner with us.
STAY UPDATED

3,120+

VOLUNTEERS

$247,177+

WORKPLACE CONTRIBUTIONS

$14,739+

INDIVIDUAL DONATIONS​

$2mil+

TOTAL DONATIONS​

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