United Way of Mat-Su heads many coalitions, initiatives and campaigns around the Valley.

Here are our current efforts:

COALITIONS


Thrive Mat-Su

Thrive Mat-Su leads a data-driven coordinated community response to prevent and reduce underage substance use.

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Early Childhood Partnership of Mat-Su

Our focus is engaging families and involving them in early learning, fostering community recognition of the importance and value of early childhood education.

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Be [You]

Be [You] is a statewide media campaign that seeks to prevent and reduce underage drinking among youth by challenging the misconception that most teens drink alcohol.

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Mat-Su COAD
(Community Organizations Active in Disasters)

Bringing community organizations, local businesses, and government agencies together to effectively prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters, either natural or man-made.

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Alaska Wellness Coalition

Alaska Wellness Coalition envisions communities throughout Alaska where individuals thrive in an environment that supports healthy choices.

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INITIATIVES


Creating vibrant public spaces with permanent art for all.

Bringing permanent, accessible public art to the Palmer core area.

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Ensuring Valley little ones have enough food for their weekends.

Fighting weekend food insecurity in daycare-aged children.

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Stuff the Bus

Day of Action: Stuff the Bus

Our United Way Day of Action makes services available to help kids learn and provides school supplies at no charge.

August 10, 2021

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After-School Program

Registration open for:

• Houston Junior-Senior High School

• Wasilla Middle School

• Wasilla High School

’20-21

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Mat-Su COAD

(Community Organizations Active in Disaster)

Visit the COAD page for information on disaster relief, including COVID-19 resources, updates on McKinley Fire relief, and 2018 Earthquake Assistance stories.

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Project Homeless Connect

Access to resources, essential items, personal and health care help, and fellowship for those experiencing housing instability.

January 2021

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