Albany County

United Way of Albany County

Fighting for health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community

News and Updates

GOAL MET!!!

We are really, really, really happy to announce that we have met and surpassed our goal of $430,000. This has been a true team effort involving: Our great campaign co-chairs Even and Anne Brande. They have been our greatest cheerleaders. Our board members who give so generously of their time and their pocketbooks. Our campaign volunteers […]

VITA Tax Schedule Posted

The schedule for the 2015 VITA tax program has been posted on our Event Calendar. All VITA clinics are staffed by IRS-certified volunteers.  The program is completely free, and is available to households that make $55,000 or less. Volunteers for the VITA Tax Program should email volunteer@unitedwayalbanycounty.org with any questions or concerns. VITA Volunteers should […]

Service Opportunity!

Looking for a way to be of service in Albany County? We are nearing the annual Homeless Task Force Point in Time survey of people who are homeless in Albany County. There will be a training and dinner at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, August 27 at St. Paul’s Newman Center, and the survey will take […]

New Agency Added!

Wyoming 2-1-1 has just become our 15th member agency.  Wyoming 2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers, at no cost, to information about critical health and human services available in communities around Wyoming.

Introducing ServiceSpark, a hub for community service

We’re very pleased to announce ServiceSpark, a new tool that we hope will energize community service in the Albany County area.  ServiceSpark is a website that allows community organizers to find and post volunteer opportunities, as well as allowing community volunteers to track their time spent in community service. ServiceSpark can be accessed at https://www.servicespark.org […]