Help children and youth achieve their full potential.

Community Outcomes:

  • Children enter school with developmentally-appropriate social, emotional and intellectual skills.
  • Students achieve academic success.
  • Students graduate from high school and successfully transition to self-sufficiency.
  • Youth are engaged, responsible, and contributing members of the community.

United Way of Midland funds 17 programs in this focus area. Please see the table below for all funded programs in this focus area.

Big Brothers Big Sisters
– One-to-One Youth Mentoring

Boy Scouts of America
– Scoutreach

Boys and Girls Club of Midland
– Core Club Programming

Bynum School
– Vocational

Casa de Amigos
– Education Station

Communities in Schools
– CIS-Midland
– Project Athena
– XY-Zone

Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest
– Girl Scout Leadership Development

Midland Children’s Rehabilitation Center
– West Texas Dyslexia Center

Midland Fair Havens
– Children’s Enrichment Program

Unlock Ministries
– FUN Academy
– Fun Club In-School Mentoring Groups
– Opportunity Camp
– Transition Camp

UTPB: First 5 Permian Basin
– Nurse Family Partnership
– Teen Fatherhood Engagement

Click here to download a pdf of all the funded programs and grants.

United Way is Helping Kids Stay on Track

(UWM Initiatives)

 With your assistance…15,000 children and young adults learn life skills to succeed in school and achieve their full potential.