Rappahannock United Way

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

Focus Area: Financial Stability

$199,000 - 5 Programs - 5 Agencies

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How does Rappahannock United Way Help?

Financial Self-Reliance for Individuals and Households.

RUW focuses on helping individuals and households gain financial self-reliance through positive financial practices and employment. Our goal is to ensure that individuals have the skills needed to hold a steady job in today's workplace and to balance spending and savings with income.

2018 Income Funding

$147000

Families and households sustain financial self-reliance by obtaining and maintaining employment.

$52000

Families and households sustain self-reliance through positive financial practices.

2845
Individuals benefit from RUW funded income programs.
340
Adult and child survivors of domestic violence will be stabilized in housing.
250
Individuals will increase financial self-reliance through short-term assistance, financial stability training, and long-term improvements in financial practices.
175
Family law cases will be settled, generating over $275,000 in child spousal support and increasing financial stability.
90
People experiencing homelessness will improve their income and secure stable housing through employment or through secure benefits.
2000+
Households will receive free tax filing assistance

Providing agencies include: Central Virginia Housing Coalition Homeless Diversion Central Intake, Rappahannock Legal Services Child and Spousal Support, Greater Fredericksburg Habitat for Humanity Home buying program, Quin Rivers Support Services for
Veteran Families, LoisAnn’s Hope House Adult Services, Micah Step Forward, and Empowerhouse Domestic Violence Housing and Employment Supports

RUW Outcomes for Income:

  • Positive Financial Practices: Families and households sustain financial self-reliance through positive financial practices.
  • Employment: Families and households sustain financial self-reliance by obtaining and maintaining employment.

Rappahannock Region Financial Stability Coalition

Rappahannock Region Financial Stability Coalition (RRFSC) is a Rappahannock United Way led coalition that educates low income workers about their eligibility for various tax credits and provides free tax return preparation and asset building education and information.

RUWFreeTaxes.org

Free Income Tax preparation and filing services, Financial Stability classes, Free Financial Coaching

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