Apply for a grant (2016-17)

Available Funding:

The 2016-2017 request for proposal process application process in the United Way focus areas of Education, Income, Health, and Crisis Intervention is now closed.

Holiday Helping Hand  application is now closed. Anticipated awards will be made in November 2016.  

Our funding priorities include:

• Educating parents on their child’s development and providing tools to reinforce age-appropriate behavior

United Way Launches United for U.S. Coalition to Help Those Impacted By Government Shutdown

United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region is pleased to be part of United Way Worldwide’s United for U.S.Coalition, a joint effort by United Way’s corporate partners, organized labor, the United Way network and nonprofits to assist furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown.


Need help with your tax return? Free tax preparation is available through HV CA$H

If you are one of the many Hudson Valley residents who need help with your tax return, FREE tax preparation once again is available from AARP Foundation Tax-Aide’s IRS trained and certified volunteers through the Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition. Last year, 7,797 residents of Dutchess and Orange Counties received help preparing and filing their taxes. This year, the coalition hopes to help even more people receive the refunds they deserve.