Presentation on theme: "UNITEDWAYNE Making a difference for the people of Wayne County."— Presentation transcript:
UNITEDWAYNE Making a difference for the people of Wayne County
WHEN WE LIVE UNITED… STUDENTS ARE INSPIRED. CHILDREN ARE SUCCESSFUL. FAMILIES ARE STRENGTHENED. OLD AGE IS MORE OF A GOLDEN AGE. TIMES OF CRISIS ARE LESS FRIGHTENING. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL CHALLENGES ARE LESS CHALLENGING. WAYNE COUNTY IS STRONGER AND HEALTHIER.
uwlc.net Thanks to your generosity, last year in Wayne County….
uwlc.net 83 people in need received emergency food, clothing, shelter or heating oil.
uwlc.net 93 children in crisis received 769 counseling sessions totaling 398 hours from VIP
uwlc.net 290 6th graders from Wallenpaupack Area attended Jr. Achievement’s BizTown for hands-on education on business, economics and free enterprise.
uwlc.net Accessibility was improved for patrons of the Hawley Library with limited mobility
uwlc.net 75 additional people participated in programs at the Wayne County YMCA each week because of new equipment and expanded classes.
uwlc.net 13 seniors maintained their independence in their own homes with either portable air conditioning units or heaters
uwlc.net 14 additional 3 rd, 4 th and 5 th graders at Lakeside were able to have a safe place to go after school with scholarships at CTC
uwlc.net 11 students from Wayne County school districts utilized Devereux’s School to Transition Services
uwlc.net An inflatable boat and motor were purchased by the Honesdale Fire Company, enabling the department to respond to multiple water emergencies.
uwlc.net 26 families received help with pre-school tuition at 5 different sites in Wayne County
uwlc.net 35 children received financial literacy education and participated in the Stock Market game.
uwlc.net 60 children in need at Preston Elementary received a backpack of nutritious food each Friday during the school year.
uwlc.net 133 Wayne County residents had their income taxes prepared for free as part of our VITA program.
2012 Wayne County Grantees Alert Hook & Ladder Company No. 2 American Red Cross, Wayne Pike Chapter Catholic Social Services Devereux Pocono Center Hawley Public Library Honesdale Communities That Care Hose Co. No. 1 – Honesdale Fire Dept. Prompton Fire & Rescue Unit Texas #4 Fire Company Victims’ Intervention Program Wallenpaupack School District Wayne County Area Agency on Aging Wayne County Children’s Christmas Bureau Wayne County Historical Society Wayne County Public Library Wayne County YMCA Workforce Wayne uwlc.net