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2012 Funded Agencies
Each year the Board of Directors charges our Community Impact Committee with allocating the monies raised during the campaign. Contributions made by our donors help address the root causes of our local issues. They have the power to change the course of a life. With input provided by our community, United Way has established the following impact areas:
- Income/Financial Stability
- Health and Family Stability
The following is a list of agencies funded by United Way of Alamance County. For designations, please use the three-digit Agency Code listed under the agency name.
ALAMANCE BURLINGTON SCHOOL SYSTEM (E)
Agency Code: 146
1712 Vaughn Road, Burlington, NC 27217
Contact: Natalie Pickett
Agency provides: Providing engaging work for our students will enable the Alamance-Burlington School System to educate all students to meet high academic standards and become responsible citizens in a rapidly changing world.
ALAMANCE COUNTY COMMUNITY YMCA (I)
Agency Code: 106
1346 South Main Street, Burlington, NC 27215; Phone: 227-2061
Contact: Walter Britt
Agency focuses work in three key areas: nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier, and supporting our neighbors. The agency is committed to extending its services to as broad a membership as reasonably possible. Financial Assistance is available to potential members or program participants based on need and available funds.
ALAMANCE COUNTY DISPUTE SETTLEMENT & YOUTH SERVICES (H,E)
Agency Code: 101
102 N. Maple Street
P.O. Box 524, Graham, NC 27253-0524
Contact: Lisa Dodson
Agency provides: Juvenile Mediation, Child & Family Teams, Resolve, Teen Court, Juvenile Restitution & Community Service, a Juvenile Structured Day Program, Strengthening Families, and Mediation.
ALAMANCE COUNTY MEALS ON WHEELS (H)
Agency Code: 107
411-A West Fifth Street, Burlington, NC 27215; Phone: 228-8815
Contact: Anne Baker
Agency provides nutritious home-delivered meals for persons who are 60 years of age or older, live alone, do not drive, have minimal support, receive less than 20 hours of in-home aid assistance a week, and are having trouble with daily living skills; also provides a grocery shopper program for those who are not physically or mentally capable of going to the grocery store.
ALAMANCE ELDERCARE (H)
Agency Code: 108
3019 South Church Street, PO Box 202, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Brenda Porter
Services provided to help individuals meet the challenges of aging include: Information and Referral services, Care Assistance (assistance to locate and obtain needed services), Care Management services (comprehensive assessment, care coordination and follow-up from a professional Care Manager to help frail, older persons or those with complex needs remain living at home), Family Caregiver Education & Support services and advocacy.
ALAMANCE HORIZONS –PART OF UNC HORIZONS (H)
Agency Code: 139
319-B North Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC 27217
Contact: Connie Renz
Agency provides services for pregnant women and mothers who are struggling with drug abuse or addiction; services include counseling, case management, residential referral, transportation and childcare.
ALAMANCE PARTNERSHIP FOR CHILDREN (E)
Agency Code: 109
2322 River Road, Burlington, NC 27217; Phone: 513-0063
Contact: Carrie Theall
Agency shapes opinion and mobilizes resources to support Alamance County families in creating and sustaining nurturing environments for their children.
ALAMAP of ARMC (H)
Agency Code: 110
1624 Memorial Drive, P.O. Box 202, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Detra Morton
Enables individuals without financial means to obtain affordable life sustaining medications as well as provides medication education.
ALLIED CHURCHES OF ALAMANCE COUNTY (I)Agency Code: 111
206 North Fisher Street, P.O. Box 2581, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Hunter Thompson
Agency is a shelter for the homeless, hungry and hopeless; a sanctuary for those seeking spiritual renewal; and a catalyst for personal responsibility and transformation. We are an interfaith alliance of individuals, churches, and community agencies who share a single commitment, to serve the “least of these.” To fulfill this mission, there is an Emergency Night Shelter, Good Shepherd Kitchen Program, Allied Day Shelter and Resource Center, and Christian Assistance Network.
AMERICAN RED CROSS (I)
Agency Code: 112
522 West Davis Street, P.O. Box 875, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Rans Triplett
Agency is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers that provides immediate relief to victims of disaster, collects life-saving blood and blood products, teaches valuable health and safety skills like CPR and First Aid, and serves as a communication contact for members of the military and their families.
BURLINGTON DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (I)
Agency Code: 115
133 North Ireland Street, P.O. Box 2380, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Ernest Mangum
Agency provides safe, decent and sanitary housing for persons of low-income, including families and elderly, handicapped or disabled persons. Their goals are to engage in or assist in the development, financing or operation of low-income housing and provide supportive services necessary to attain academic and economic success.
BURLINGTON SENIOR ADULT LEISURE SERVICES (H)
Agency Code: 114
1535 South Mebane Street, P.O. Box 1358, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Jane Smith
Agency provides programs, which aim to enrich the lives of senior citizens across Alamance County.
CENTRO LA COMUNIDAD (Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh) (H,I)
Agency Code: 116
928 East Webb Avenue, P.O. Box 2061, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Jeremy Ireland
Agency assists Latino families with information and referral services, case management, clinical counseling, family budgeting education, educational workshops, and advocacy.
CHRISTIAN COUNSELING CENTER (H)
Agency Code: 117
142 South Lexington Avenue, Burlington, NC 27215
Contact: Leslie Rhodes
Email: email@example.com Website: www.cccofburlington.com
Agency provides counseling which includes the framework of an individual’s faith.
CONSUMER CREDIT COUNSELING SERVICE (Family Service of the Piedmont) (I)
Agency Code: 119
236 North Mebane Street, Suite 130, Burlington, NC 27217
Contact: Pete Sargent
Agency provides counseling for individuals and families experiencing problems with money management skills, problems handling credit card accounts, possible foreclosure problems regarding home mortgages and counseling for consumers facing bankruptcy. Minimum fees are associated with the Debt Management Program and the Pre-Bankruptcy counseling.
CROSSROADS: SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE & RESOURCE CENTER (H)
Agency Code: 120
1206 Vaughn Road, P.O. Box 673, Burlington, NC 27216
Phone: 228-0813 Crisis Line: 228-0360
Contact: Deana Joy
CrossRoads’ mission is to reduce sexual violence, child victimization, and their effects through confidential counseling, advocacy, child medical treatment, education and community awareness for adults and children.
FAMILY ABUSE SERVICES OF ALAMANCE COUNTY (H,I)
Agency Code: 123
1950 Martin Street, P.O. Box 2192, Burlington, NC 27216
Phone: 226-5982 Crisis Line: 226-5985
Contact: Lynn Rousseau
Agency provides Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, Court Advocacy, Support Group and Supervised Visitation for victims of domestic violence and their families.
FRIENDSHIP ADULT DAY SERVICES (H)
Agency Code: 124
1946-B Martin Street, P.O. Box 3303, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Kathryn Porter
Agency operates a day program Monday-Friday from 7 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. They provide cognitive, social and physical activity to people aged 60 and older. Younger adults can attend when there is a special need. Caregiver library is on-site and open to the public.
LEGAL AID OF NORTH CAROLINA – PITTSBORO (I)
Agency Code: 142
929 East Street, P.O. Box 1728, Pittsboro, NC 27312
Contact: Kari Hamel
Agency provides free legal assistance, advice, and representation to seniors (60+ years of age) and low-income individuals in certain civil matters.
Agency Code: 147
919 Stokes Street, Burlington, NC 27215;
Contact: Lynn Crabtree
LIFESPAN empowers children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities by providing education, employment, and enrichment opportunities to live work, and play in their communities.
OE ENTERPRISES (I)
Agency Code: 129
717 North Park Avenue, Burlington, NC 27217;
Contact: Tom Wilson
Agency assists persons with employment barriers to achieve vocational potential; provides job training, job placement and transportation to employment.
OLD NORTH STATE COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA (H)
Agency Code: 130
1405 Westover Terrace, PO Box 29046, Greensboro, NC 27429
Contact: Rodney Carpenter
The Old North State Council, Boy Scouts of America provides programs for boys 6-20 and girls 13-20. Program objectives of the Boy Scouts are to teach character development, citizenship and leadership. Scout units are located throughout Alamance County.
OPEN DOOR CLINIC (H)
Agency Code: 131
1214 Vaughn Road, Suite C, Burlington, NC 27217;
Contact: Tracy Salisbury
Agency provides free quality healthcare to the indigent and working poor of Alamance County.
RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT SERVICES OF ALAMANCE (H)
Agency Code: 134
125 Glendale Road, P.O. Box 427, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Ron Osborne
RTSA provides the following treatment and recovery services to individuals within our community: Non-hospital Medical Detoxification, Facility-based Crisis Services, Halfway House Services for Men, Recovery Home for Women and Group Home Services to individuals with mental illness.
SALVATION ARMY (I)
Agency Code: 135
812 Anthony Street, P.O. Box 1238, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Jim Taylor
Agency provides emergency assistance to families; coats for children; Christmas assistance; and disaster and fire relief services.
SALVATION ARMY BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (E)
Agency Code: 136
807 Stockard Street, P.O. Box 1238, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Sherri Henderson
Agency has after-school care and summer programs for youth that emphasize: Character & Leadership Development, Education & Career Development, Sports, Fitness & Recreation, the Arts and Health & Life Skills (Alcohol, Drug & Gang Prevention Programs).
SUSTAINABLE ALAMANCE (I)
Agency Code: 148
537 South Ireland Street, Burlington, NC 27217
Contact: Phil Bowers
Agency helps men and women with criminal histories back to a productive place in our community, not simply as a “favor’ to them, but because they have value to bring to the community.
WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER IN ALAMANCE COUNTY (I)
Agency Code: 140
411-B West Fifth Street, Burlington, NC 27215;
Contact: Dion Terry
Agency helps women and their families improve and enrich their personal and professional lives through education, support services, networking and community resources. Services include case management, legal information, career exploration, and education.
ALAMANCE CITIZENS FOR A DRUG FREE COMMUNITY (H)
Agency Code: 145
6645 Snow Camp Road, Snow Camp, NC 27349;
Contact: Karen Webb
Agency promotes the reduction of underage drinking and other substance use and abuse among youth and their families through coordinated, committed and collaborative prevention efforts.
ALAMANCE CITIZENS FOR EDUCATION (ACE) (E) Agency Code: 103
500 S Main St, 2nd Fl, P.O. Box 100, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Allison Gant
Agency aims to ensure all Alamance County public school students have access to a high quality education by raising awareness, coordinating resources and garnering community support.
CHRISTMAS CHEER (I)
Agency Code: 118
331 South Main Street, Burlington, NC 27215;
Contact: Dawn Sternal
Christmas Cheer assists families with children and the elderly. Our goal is to provide toys for the children, food for the family and warm clothes when possible.
HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE CENTER OF ALA-CAS (H)
Agency Code: 126
914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215; Phone: 532-0100
Contact: Peter Barcus
Hospice of Alamance has provided loving, compassionate care since 1982 to patients at the end of life,and supported their families with grief counseling and support. Care is provided in patients’ homes, area nursing homes, and the Hospice Home. Grief counseling is available at no charge for any person in the community dealing with loss,not just family members of hospice patients.
PIEDMONT HEALTH SERVICES & SICKLE CELL AGENCY (I)
518 Jeffries Street, Burlington, NC 27217; Phone: 229-7999
Agency provides Sickle Cell education, screening, genetic counseling and patient support services.
POSITIVE ATTITUDE YOUTH CENTER (E)
Agency Code: 132
229 North Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC 27217
Contact: Kerri Richmond
Agency provides after-school programs to help students academically and to reduce school drop-outs, crime, drug abuse, teen pregnancy, gang violence and family abuse.
TEENS DESTINED TO SUCCEED OUTREACH (E)
Agency Code: 141
236 N Mebane Street, Suite 230, P.O. Box 2653, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Jane Sellars
Agency mentors, educates, and empowers all races of youth and teens throughout our community to become successful and productive citizens.
THE ARC OF ALAMANCE COUNTY (H)
1212 Turrentine Street, P.O. Box 1275, Burlington, NC 27216
Contact: Margaret Livengood
Agency provides opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), their families and communities to enhance the quality of life through Advocacy, Support and Education.
THE EXCHANGE CLUB FAMILY CENTER IN ALAMANCE (E)
Agency Code: 122
200 North Main Street, Graham, NC 27253;
Contact: Sarah Black
Agency prevents and treats child abuse and neglect.
Please note that a processing fee may apply to your designation:
United Way partners-no fee
United Way affilites-10%
Most other United Way's-20%
a 501(c)3 that is not a United Way agency-20%