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United Way launches new funding cycle

Monday, October 16, 2017

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) is happy to announce the launch of the FY 2019-2021 funding process. In order to qualify for funding, an organization must complete the pre-qualification process which will begin October 30 and end November 30. Requirements include being an IRS-certified 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, a minimum two-year service provision track record in the region, and adherence to additional qualifications listed in the eligibility requirements.

United Way's cause is to end Intergenerational Poverty by increasing the number of Successful Youth and Self-Reliant Individuals and Families. Please review the Strategy Guidance Letters to ensure your organization's work aligns with our key strategies and feel free to forward this news to your local networks.

United Way's "RFP Information Sessions: Partnering to Turn Curves" will be offered throughout the region during October and November, 2017. You can register for a session by clicking on one of the RSVP links below.

Before you register:

Before you register, partners must visit our Impact Fund grant application page to read the RFP Guidance Letters and other details to determine if your organization's work is aligned with UWGPSNJ's Investment Framework.

We welcome aligned organizations to register up to two leadership staff (e.g. Executive Directors, Program Directors). All sessions will cover the same content so kindly register for one session only.

If you have questions about your agency's alignment or other questions related to this RFP, please feel free to contact UWGPSNJ staff at or by calling 1-866-636-8673.


Information Sessions


Friday, October 20, 2017 2 - 3:30 p.m. Register Here
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 10 - 11:30 am Register Here
Thursday, November 16, 2017 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register Here

Atlantic County

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Register Here

Delaware County

Monday, October 30, 2017 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register Here

Montgomery County

Thursday, November 9, 2017 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register Here

Camden County

Friday, October 27, 2017 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Register Here
Friday, November 17, 2017 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Register Here


A General Information conference call has also been scheduled for Wednesday of this week. Please feel free to call in for a brief overview:

October 11, 2017 1 p.m. Call: 215-665-2600, Enter ID: 2753 Pswrd: 2443