Rappahannock United Way

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

Focus Area: Financial Stability

$284,500 - 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.

2018-19 Financial Stability Funding

$62250

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

$222250

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

Financial Stability Collaboration:

Rappahannock United Way collaborates with local agencies and other partners to advance Financial Stability in our region.  Our collaborative efforts include:

  • 9 funded programs
  • RUW's Financial Stability Initiative
  • Poverty Simulations
  • Chamber of Commerce's "Game On" student event Sponsorship
  • Free Financial Coach trainings for local organizations
  • Lead Agency: Rappahannock Regional Financial Stability Coalition
  • Americorps Literacy Corp

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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