The United Way of Greenwich is a local, volunteer driven organization, originally incorporated in 1933 as the Greenwich Community Chest and Council. The United Way's mission is:
"The United Way of Greenwich mobilizes the community in strategic efforts to identify and address critical human service needs. United Way of Greenwich achieves measurable and sustainable results through comprehensive planning, efficient fundraising, and effective investment in the community."
The United Way of Greenwich invests between $2 and $2.5 million each year in programs, services and solutions that best meet the most critical needs of the greater Greenwich community.