United Way of the Lakeshore Grants:  

United Way focuses on our community’s most serious problems through strategic investments in health, education, and financial stability. We support programs, agencies, projects, and initiatives across our three county regions throughout the year, and we update this site when there are funding opportunities.

Current Investments:

United Way invests in our community in the following ways:

2022 - 2024 Grant Cycle - New Program Application of Intent: 

United Way of the Lakeshore is now inviting Applications of Intent for grants for new programs for grant cycle July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2024. Applications of Intent will be accepted for new programs from potential agency partners and existing partner agencies until midnight on January 21, 2022. No applications are requested for existing programs through current partner agencies at this time. New programs aimed to assist ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, and Employed) individuals and families who struggle to meet their basic needs will be considered. Interested parties are encouraged to visit United Way of the Lakeshore at: for more information on submitting an Application of Intent. Agencies will be notified by February 4, 2022 of whether they will be invited to submit a full grant proposal.