United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County

Our mission To increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another.
COVID-19 Impact
United Way Thank-A-Thon

United Way Thank-A-Thon

COVID-19 Impact Data
Volunteer hours lost 750.0
Financial loss $0

United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County

Ways to help now

United Way Thank-A-Thon

#ThankSanAntonio Share your appreciation for our community! There are many across our community who are working tirelessly on the front line serving and supporting our community during this challenging time.  Take a moment to send a quick note of thanks, a video or photo and we will send it along to brighten someone’s day. Send… See full description
  • Children (5-12), 12-15, 16-18, Adults (18+), 55+, Child with Adult
  • Ongoing
  • Anytime
  • Individuals
  • Virtual

Share a Smile with a Senior

Nursing homes and long-term care facilities are limiting visitors and congregate programs to protect their residents. Unfortunately, our seniors are dealing with isolation and sadness. If you would like to brighten the day of those living in care facilities, we are seeking volunteers to put together a basket of activities, treats, and handmade crafts. Many residents… See full description
  • 16-18, Adults (18+), 55+, Child with Adult
  • Ongoing
  • Anytime
  • Individuals, Families
  • In-person, Collect Donations, Delivery, Note Writing
About us In San Antonio, United Way focuses on: 1) preparing children for kindergarten 2) encouraging students to graduate and reach their full potential 3) helping individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency, and 4) providing a safety net of services for those in crisis. The United Way 2-1-1 Help Line is a critical link for thousands of South Texas callers a year seeking assistance and referrals to health and human services across the area. Through community initiatives like these, United Way is helping to change people’s lives. In San Antonio, United Way focuses on improving early care and education for children, helping students succeed in school and strengthening families. The United Way 2-1-1 Help Line is a critical link for more than half a million callers a year seeking assistance and referrals to health and human services across the area. Through community initiatives like these and investment in 137 programs at 69 agencies, United Way is helping to change people’s lives.