Partners

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
Everfi
Healthy BR
IRS
Mayor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness (MOHSEP)
New Orleans Saints
NFL
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.  

Initiatives
 
Character Playbook
Dolly Parton Imagination Library
FamilyWize
GeauxSave
Vello
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
United Way 2-1-1
 
2016-2019 Grantees
 
Adult Education,  Adult Literacy Advocates of Greater Baton Rouge
AMI Kids Educations for Future Success AMIKids Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge CAC Baton Rouge Children’s Advocacy Center
Be Safe Be Smart Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge
BRYC College Preparatory Model Baton Rouge Youth Coalition (BRYC)
Camp Victory American Diabetes Association
CareerPaths St. James Council on Aging
CASA/Children’s Advocacy Center, Child Advocacy Services
Children’s Developmental Center, The Emerge Center
Children’s Services- Early Intervention, The Arc Baton Rouge
Client Choice Food Pantry, HOPE Ministries
Community Wellness Program, Donaldsonville Area ARC, Inc.
Corps Salvage Recovery Center The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Disaster Cycle Services, American Red Cross- LA Capital Area Chapter
Domestic Violence Center, Iris Domestic Violence Center
EF POP!, East Feliciana Public Schools
Employment Services, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
Employment Solutions, The Arc Baton Rouge
Everybody Plays, The Arc Baton Rouge
Families: From Risk to Resiliency, Happi Llandiers, Inc
Family Connection Through Education, Families Helping Families of Greater Baton Rouge
Feeding the Hungry, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
Financial Fitness, St. James Council on Aging
Financial Freedom, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
Get Fit, St. James Council on Aging
Great Futures Start Here, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge
Hand-Up of Hope Program, St. Vincent de Paul
Healthy Living for Out of School Time, YMCA of the Capital Area
HIV and AIDS Services, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge
HIV Prevention and Case Management, Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Home and Community Based Services, Capital Area Agency on Aging
Home Ownership Center IDA Program, Mid-City Redevelopment Alliance, Inc.
Housing First, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge
Iberville Employment First, The Arc- Iberville
LA 4H Seeds for Success, Louisiana 4-H Foundation
Mentoring Across a Lifetime, 100 Black Men of Metropolitan Baton Rouge, Ltd
Options, St. James Council on Aging
Project IMPACT, Big Buddy Program
Psychological and Behavioral Health Services, The Emerge Center
Pursuing Destiny Fulfilling Purpose Louisiana Health and Rehab Center, Inc.
Quality Care Continuum, The Arc- Iberville
Quality for Life, The Arc Baton Rouge
Reach for Success! Summer Enrichment, Louisiana Resource Center for Educators
Rehab/Therapeutic/Psychological Services, McMains Children’s Developmental Center
School-to-Community Transition, The Arc Baton Rouge
Short Term Assistance for Cancer Patients, Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge
SIHLE- Sisters Informing Healing Living and Empowering, YWCA of the Capital Area
Single Parenting 101, The Life of a Single Mom
Social Services, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Social Work & Psychological Services, McMains Children’s Developmental Center
Springfield/Livingston/St. Helena HS Regina Coeli Child Development Center
St. James Arc- A Better Future, St. James Arc
Substance Abuse Treatment/Relapse Prevention, O’Brien House
Supporting Parents of Young Children, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
Talent Development Secondary Schools, Johns Hopkins University- Talent Development Secondary 
The Alliance House Drop In Center, Mental Health Association of Greater Baton Rouge
The Bielkiewicz House Residential Center, Mental Health Association of Greater Baton Rouge
The Reilly Center for Children and Families, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge
The Way to Work, HOPE Ministries
Tiger Pride, East Feliciana Public Schools
Transitional Support and Case Management, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
UREC Afterschool & Summer Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation
Vocational Rehabilitation, UpLIFTD
Youth 360 Plus After School Program, The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC)
Youth Services, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
YWCA Early Head Start, YWCA of the Capital Area
 
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

Sponsors


Americas Styrenics, LLC
Atmos Energy
BASF Corporation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
CF Industries, Inc.
Dow Chemical Company
Eastman Chemical Company
Entergy
ExxonMobil
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.
Shell
Solvay
St. Vincent de Paul
Trace Security, Inc.
Vinformatix
Westgate, Inc.
Westlake Vinyls Company, LLP