United Way in IPS

  • IPS and United Way of Central Indiana have partnered for decades to help our students, families and neighbors. Here are some wonderful ways that your gift will help IPS students and families:

    • ReadUP 3rd grade expansion: 19 IPS elementary schools are partnering with United Way to help our 3rd graders pass IREAD.  More schools are interested. Your gift will allow more third graders to participate.
    • United Christmas Service: IPS refers the most families to receive United Christmas Service benefits, such as food, clothing and toys.  
    • Back Pack Attack: United Way is one of many community partners that collects schools supplies and distributes them to students in need.
    • Pre-K: United Way is leading the effort so all IPS children may have access to high quality childcare. Your gift will support quality education for our future IPS graduates.
    • Hubbard Life-Changing Teacher and Principal Award
    • 91 agencies ready to assist: Your contribution supports 91 United Way agencies that provide wraparound services for IPS students, families and our neighbors in greatest need.
    • Call 2-1-1 for help: When you, a student or a friend needs to know where to turn for help, 2-1-1 is ready 24/7/365 to make connections to agencies and services that can help.