Rappahannock United Way

3310 Shannon Park Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22408    |    (540) 373-0041



Get involved and make a difference. It's as simple as that.
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See the many ways your actions are changing the community.
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By giving, you are part of the solution. Thanks for making a difference
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Stories of Education, Financial Stability, and Healthy Living

The building blocks for a good quality of life.

Clearing the Way to Safety

When Caroline resident Mary Deyo got the call saying her deck would be repainted, she had just gotten out of the hospital and was delighted with the good news.

When you choose United Way, you choose your community.


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Mission:Independence 2019

Students should feel prepared to draft a successful budget, have meaningful dialogue during a business luncheon, and present themselves with the confidence and leadership that the “real world” demands. Through these and other hands-on learning activities, our goal is to prepare students for success beyond the classroom.
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Children’s Book Swap!

Let’s get together and swap books! It’s not only FUN, but a great way to give children in our community the opportunity to get fresh books for summer reading. Everyone is invited– for every book you bring you can take TWO! We will have story-time every half hour starting at
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Day(s) of Action: Project Leader Lunch & Learn

Have questions about how to submit a project to our Fall Day(s) of Action? Join us for lunch here at RUW for an overview of the event and project requirements, plus a quick how-to lesson on using our online volunteer system.
This event is optional for project leaders.



I give to Rappahannock United Way because I have a 3 year old daughter with cerebral palsy and there are many United Way services we benefit from.


I usually use my refund to keep my car going. Sometimes car repairs are a lot more than what you make on a check.


I truly love giving to Rappahannock United Way because of the great things they do for the people in our community.


There are so many people in our community struggling to get by. Helping them avoid tax preparation fees and getting the biggest refund can have a major impact in their lives. 


“Volunteering at Rappahannock United Way is important to me because I want our whole community to thrive!” 

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