Community Collaborations

Capital Area United Way collaborates with a wide variety of boards, commissions, and advisory panels in our 10-parish community to better understand the continuous needs of the community.  These collaborations include:
Ascension Parish Vision Council
Capital Area Asset Coalition
East Baton Rouge Library
Healthy BR
Mayor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness (MOHSEP)
New Orleans Saints
Powell Group
St. James Emergency Food and Shelter

Grantees & Initiatives

Capital Area United Way’s collective impact includes community initiatives and services as well as investing in Impact Grants to programs in the community.  

Character Playbook
Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
United Way 2-1-1
2019-2022 Grantees
Academic Success Center Programming Baton Rouge Youth Coalition
Adult Education Program Adult Literacy Advocates
Afterschool Music and Enrichment Program, Kids Orchestra
Alternative Program Delivery of Girl Scouting, Girl Scouts Louisiana East
Behavioral Health Counseling, Catholic Charities
Bishop Ott Shelter Program, St.Vincent de Paul
CareerPaths, St. James Council on Aging
CASA/Children's Advocacy Center, Child Advocacy Services
Center of Hope Emergency Shelter, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Children's Advocacy Center Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center
Children's Development Center, The Emerge Center
Children's Services- Early Intervention, The Arc Baton Rouge
Client Choice Food Pantry, HOPE Ministries
Counseling and Mental Health, Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Domestic Violence Program, Iris Domestic Violence Center
Employment Services, Catholic Charities
Feeding the Hungry, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
FYB: Youth Workforce Development, Front Yard Bikes
Goodwill Re-Integration Program (GRIP), Goodwill Industries
Great Futures Start Here, Boys and Girls Club of GBR
HIV Prevention and Case Management, Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Home Fire Financial Assistance, American Red Cross
Home Instruction of Preschool Youngsters, Catholic Charities
Homeless One Stop Center Legal Clinic, Southeast Louisiana Legal Services
Level-UP! Mentoring and Workforce Development Program, Big Buddy
Mentoring Over a Lifetime, 100 Black Men
Opening Doors, Opening Doors
Pediatric Behavioral Health Services, The Emerge Center
Project Impact, Big Buddy
Single Mom University, The Life of a Single Mom
Social Services, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Springfield, Livingston, and St. Helena Head Start Centers, Regina Coeli Child Development Center
St. Vincent de Paul Dining Room, St. Vincent de Paul
Substance Abuse Treatment/Relapse Prevention, O'Brien House
The Bielkiewicz House, Mental Health Association for Greater Baton Rouge
The Way to Work Sustainable Workforce SOLUTIONS, HOPE Ministries
Therapeutic Rehabilitation Program, McMains Children's Developmental Center
Tiger Pride, East Feliciana Public Schools
West Feliciana Early Childhood Network, West Feliciana Public Schools
Whole School Whole Child, City Year
YWCA Early Head Start, YWCA Greater Baton Rouge


Americas Styrenics, LLC
Atmos Energy
BASF Corporation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
CF Industries, Inc.
Dow Chemical Company
Eastman Chemical Company
FMOL Health System, Inc.
Hancock Whitney Bank
Hargrove Engineers + Contractors
Huntsman International
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Keystone Engineering
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Methanex Corporation
Mexichem Fluor Inc
The Mosaic Company
The Newtron Group, Inc.
NuStar Energy LP
Olin Chlor Alkali
Performance Contractors, Inc.
Republic Services
SGS North America, Inc.
St. Vincent de Paul
Trace Security, Inc.
Westgate, Inc.
Westlake Vinyls Company, LLP