United Way of
Rockland County

Education Initiatives

The United Way of Rockland County increases the value and impact of community support and resources through collaborations that advance the common good for people who live and work in Rockland County. The United Way of Rockland envisions a community where individuals and families have the skills to achieve a quality education, economic security and a healthy lifestyle. In support of this vision the United Way of Rockland partners with organizations and groups, and offers Community Impact Grants.

Education - Individuals and families have the skills to achieve a quality education.

Tuition Scholarships Program

This program provides childcare tuition scholarships to eligible parent(s) who are working or attending school.

Childcare Resources of Rockland coordinates this program in partnership with Rockland 21C.

Youth Summer Program

This program provides ELA and math skills maintenance, recreational activities and job training for children and/or youth.

Martin Luther King Center coordinates this program in partnership with East Ramapo Schools, Nyack College, Spring Valley Police, Center for Safety and Change and Rockland County Youth Bureau.

Parent Child Home Program

This program provides parent child home literacy visits, after school playgroups, and information and referral assistance for parents and children.

Rockland 21C coordinates this program in partnership with Rockland AmeriCorp, Nanuet Schools, Nyack Schools, North Rockland Schools and East Ramapo Schools.

The North Rockland Community Partnership Program

This program provides individual and group counseling, assessments, life skills training, tutoring, and recreational programs for at-risk youth in North Rockland, in addition to parent support services.

Rockland YMCA coordinates this program in partnership with North Rockland High School Extension and Haverstraw Community Center.

Interfaith Community Skill Building for Older Adult Services

This program provides training for volunteers to assess a seniors needs and make referrals to community resources.

Rockland Jewish Family Services coordinates this program in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association, Home Aides of Rockland and Rockland Congregations.

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