Helping Your Community

Kevin - thank you again for joining us in Columbia today and sharing information regarding your VISTA service year.  What you and the United Way of Lancaster have accomplished is exactly the purpose of the VISTA program - supporting organizations to build and scale activities that help address poverty and financial instability challenges.

Dig a Water Hole

Our story begins with 16-year old Suleiman Ibrahaim, a young man who is no longer missing classes at school. What accounts for his improved attendance rate? It’s not a new school. It’s not better teachers. It’s actually something as simple as water.