Anthony Wayne Area Boy Scouts provides active participatory programs that teach young people life skills, values, and outdoor skills that lead to an increased sense of self-reliance and self-worth.http://www.awac.org
Girl Scouts of Central Indiana provides fun and informal educational programs for girls of all ages, with activities designed specifically to help girls develop critical life skills.https://www.girlscouts.org/
Bryant Community Center connects all ages with activities including Senior Days, Euchre, 4-H, Church Sports, Kids Night Out, & more. Hosts Boys and Girls Club too.Bryant Community Center
Pennville Community Center is open to all community members for their use. As the only large meeting room in the Pennville area it serves as a meeting place for Scouts, 4-H Clubs, the Grange, and Arts in the Park. It is also used for many family reunions and special events of many civic organizations.Pennville Community Center
Second Harvest Food Bank provides the School Pantry Program at The Jay County Fairgrounds.Second Harvest Food Bank
West Jay Community Center provides a meeting place for Headstart pre-school; Jay School’s Latchkey Program; senior citizens programming, center for civic groups’ activities; private receptions and reunions; Arts in the Park programming; business meetings; and other community entertainment functions.West Jay Community Center
Jay County Association for Crippled Children and Adults provides assistance, education, and provides special aids or service to handicapped children and adults in Jay County.Jay County Association For Crippled Childrenand Adults
Jayland Partners, Inc. provides Support for those with disabilities and their families..Jayland Partners
Jay County Boys/Girls Club provides a safe and healthy environment for our community youth. Offers a high quality facility for the purposes of recreation, socialization, and academic endeavor.Jay County Boys/Girls Club
Jay County Cancer Society provides financial support to local cancer patients for medical and travel expenses involved with treatment. They also host many events to celebrate our victors and remember and honor our fighters.Jay Co Cancer Society
Assistance for those who are Homeless
Provides temporary shelter to those in need.Jayland Homeless Shelter
Born to Learn/ Keeping At Risk Students in School (KARSS Program). Provides assistance to Healthy Families program using the Born to Learn curriculum which addresses the care of infants, assisting the parents in preparation for the educational setting.Youth Services Bureau
JRDS is a private non-profit community social service agency serving people with special needs. Community based programs include community independence, community sheltered employment, community employment services, group homes, Home & Community elderly or disabled services, semi-independent services, habilitation training, and early intervention services. Center based programs include basic life skills and sheltered employmentJRDS
An addiction support and recovery programA Better Life - Brianna's Hope
Please help us reach our goal of $40,000 for the 2023/2024 Campaign so that we will be able to fund much needed programs and projects in our community.
Nurturing - Together
WHEN ARE YOUR FOOD GIVEAWAYS?
Every 1st Wednesday of every month we have our giveaways. They are held from 10am to 12pm at the Jay County Fairgrounds.
WHAT ARE OTHER FOOD RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO US IN THE COMMUNITY?
We have the following: Dunkirk every 2nd and 4th Thursdays 3:30p – 6:00p at. We have the Trinity Arch Bridge Church every 2nd and 4th Wednesday 6:00p – 7:30p. The Asbury Church for those 60 and over on 1st Tuesday 11:30a – 12:30p. And finally Cornerstone Church of Pennville with its pantry open on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 6:00p – 7:00p.
HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED AS A VOLUNTEER?
Visit our Volunteer section on this website to learn more and submit a volunteer form, We welcome your support!
CAN MY COMPANY PARTNER WITH UNITED WAY FOR WORKPLACE GIVING?
Absolutely! We encourage corporate partnerships for workplace campaigns. Contact our corporate engagement team at email@example.com for more information.
WHAT IS THE MISSION OF UNITED WAY OF JAY COUNTY?
Our mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. We focus on education, health, financial stability, and community development to create positive and lasting change.
WHERE DOES THE ONEY DONATED TO UNTED WAY OF JAY COUNTY GO?
Donations are allocated to local programs and initiatives focused on education, health, financial stability, and community development. We are committed to transparency, and our annual reports provide detailed information.
ARE MY CONTRIBUTIONS TAX-DEDUCTIBLE?
Yes, contributions to United Way of Jay County are tax-deductible. We will provide you with a receipt for your donation, and you should consult with a tax professional for specific advice.
HOW CAN I STAY UPDATED ON UNITED WAY'S ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS?
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