Meet the United Way Family of Partners

Each agency has it’s own unique mission and they positively impact the live of our neighbors in many ways. United Way is a convener that encourages organizations and people to work together to tackle some of our community’s toughest education, prosperity, and health challenges, discovering locally-based solutions that work.

Click on an agency to learn more about them!

Angel Fund

Angel Fund
The Angel Fund helps Helena public school children in need with school clothes, winter outerwear, shoes, school supplies, classroom materials and field trip fees so they arrive at school ready to learn each fall. Angel Fund also awards Montana post-secondary scholarships to deserving seniors at Capital High, Helena High and Pupils in Alternative Learning based on financial need, academic success and a commitment to give back to their community.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Helena and Great Falls

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Helena and Great Falls
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Helena provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Boy Scouts of America - Montana Council

Boy Scouts of America – Montana Council
The Boy Scouts of America- Montana Council prepares young people to make ethical and moral choice over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

 

Broadwater County Social Services Committee
Broadwater County Social Services Committee promotes the physical and mental well-being of residents and assist with programs that make the community a healthier place in which to live.
Cancer Screening Program of Lewis and Clark Public Health

Cancer Screening Program of Lewis and Clark Public Health
The Cancer Screening Program serves residents of Lewis and Clark, Jefferson, Broadwater, and Meagher counties. It coordinates free cancer screening for qualifying individuals who are uninsured or underinsured.

Career Training Institute
Career Training Institute
Career Training Institute provides services, resources, and opportunities for job training, employment, and enterprise development.
CASA of Lewis & Clark and Broadwater Counties

CASA of Lewis & Clark and Broadwater Counties
CASA of Lewis and Clark and Broadwater Counties advocates for the best interest of abused and neglected children in the First Judicial District Courts.

Catholic Social Services of Montana
Catholic Social Services of Montana
Provides a baby pantry (diapers, formula, and wipes) as well as a mentoring program for youth in Helena and East Helena.
Center for Mental Health
Center for Mental Health
The Center for Mental Health partners with people and communities to produce exceptional, integrated mental health and substance abuse services.
Child Care Connections
Child Care Connections
A six-county child care resource and referral agency that advocates for the well-being and quality care of children by supporting early childhood professionals, families and the communities they serve. Serving Lewis and Clark, Jefferson, Broadwater, Gallatin, Park, and Meagher counties.
Elkhorn Search and Rescue
Elkhorn Search and Rescue
Elkhorn Search and Rescue’s goal is to save lives. This is done through non-technical search and rescue, assisting qualified technical teams, and assisting the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office in the event of a disaster or an emergency.
ExplorationWorks!
ExplorationWorks!
ExplorationWorks! vision is one where everyone can participate equally in the excitement of science and technology learning.
Family Outreach, Inc.
Family Outreach, Inc.
Family Outreach, Inc. advocates for and supports the dignity, integrity, and education of children with disabilities and their family.
Family Promise of Greater Helena
Family Promise of Greater Helena
Family Promise of Greater Helena, in cooperation with congregation partners and volunteers, comes alongside homeless families to provide support until they can regain sustainable independence.
Florence Crittenton Home and Services
Florence Crittenton Home and Services
Florence Crittenton provides innovative, comprehensive services and nurturing programs that engage and empower children, young adults and young families to thrive and build productive lives.
The Friendship Center of Helena
The Friendship Center of Helena
The Friendship Center of Helena provides support for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault with free services available 24/7.
Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming
Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming
Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who makes the world a better place.
Girls Thrive
Girls Thrive
Girls Thrive is on a mission is to inspire girls to empower themselves through a variety of sports and educational lessons designed to improve self-confidence, self-esteem, and positive body image.
Good Samaritan Thrift Store and Ministries
Good Samaritan Thrift Store and Ministries
Good Samaritan Thrift Store and Ministries works to advance family life, human dignity, and the common good, providing assistance (rental, clothing, diapers, utility, etc.) to those in need, especially the most vulnerable.
Helena Community Gardens
Helena Community Gardens
Helena Community Gardens builds gardens, provides the tools and knowledge to grow food, and increases access to healthy and affordable food.
Helena Food Share
Helena Food Share
Helena Food Share serves our neighbors in need by providing food in a respectful and dignified way, working with others to eliminate hunger in the Helena area.
Montana Joining Community Forces
Montana Joining Community Forces
Montana JCF was created to subsidize existing SMVF support with new alternative and non-traditional methods of support relative to the success of life after military service.
Lewis and Clark Public Health Cancer Screening Program
Lewis and Clark Public Health Cancer Screening Program
Lewis and Clark Public Health’s Cancer Screening Program supports comprehensive cancer control by providing ongoing quality screening services to under and uninsured community members.
Lewis and Clark Literacy Council
Lewis and Clark Literacy Council
The Lewis and Clark Literacy Council helps adults acquire the reading, writing, basic math, English language, and American culture and work-based literacy skills, so that they may reach their fullest potential within their families and in our community.
Lewis & Clark Search and Rescue

Lewis & Clark Search and Rescue
Lewis & Clark Search and Rescue is made up of volunteers ranging from construction workers, doctors, retired persons, college students, and real estate brokers, just to name a few.

PEERS, Unlimited

PEERS, Unlimited
PEERS, Unlimited provides opportunities for individuals with disabilities to experience life in the same manner that people without disabilities live it.

Rocky Mountain Development Council

Rocky Mountain Development Council
RMDC improves the lives of all individuals and families served by its programs through shared respect, empathy, integrity, and accountability.   These programs include Head Start, Meals on Wheels, and the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).

Rural Dynamics, Inc.
Rural Dynamics, Inc.
Rural Dynamics, Inc. helps people achieve financial security and pursue economic opportunity.
Helena Family YMCA

Helena Family YMCA
YMCA is dedicated to building the self esteem and enriching spirit, mind, and body for persons of all ages and economic status.

Youth Connections

Youth Connections
Youth Connections works to make Helena a healthy and supportive place for kids and families. We focus on preventing and reducing substance abuse and violence, while enhancing social, emotional and mental health supports for Helena’s youth.

Youth Homes
Youth Homes
Youth Homes was founded in 1971 to help youth that are troubled by abuse, neglect, illegal substance abuse, school failure, family conflict, family violence, and emotional/mental disturbance, and more. In Helena, Youth Homes operates the Margaret Stuart Boys and Girls Home as well as the Jan Shaw Home for Girls.
YWCA Helena
YWCA Helena
YWCA Helena prevents homelessness, provides supportive transitional housing for homeless women and their children, and provides services that restore hope and self-sufficiency.

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