Now part of United Way of Northeast Mississippi !!!

Now part of United Way of Northeast Mississippi !!!Now part of United Way of Northeast Mississippi !!!

Funded Partners and Community Impact at United Way of Northeast MS

United Way of Northeast Mississippi fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Northeast Mississippi. Our mission is to create opportunities to improve lives in the communities we serve.

We do this by investing in programs and agencies that further the common good in the impact areas of Academic Success, Family Stability, and Health & Wellness. We also look for opportunities to convene community stakeholders around the big issues that affect all of us and to find innovative solutions to these community problems.

We serve the the 8-county region of Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Monroe, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tishomingo, and Union counties and currently invest in 64 nonprofit organizations that serve 125,000 individuals residing in these counties each year.

Monroe County Programs and Projects

As we merge our Monroe County operations, we will be working closely with our agency partners to ensure a seamless transition.

Workforce Development

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training

United Way of Greater Monroe County offers this free workforce development inititative to youth ages 18-22 who are interested in a career in health care. Our graduates find immediate employment opportunities right here in Monroe County!  Training begins each spring and acceptance is competative due to limited class size.

Email through our contact form or call to find out more.


Health and Independence

First Friends Alzheimer's Support Center provides a day care facility for the elderly diagnosed with dementia, including Alzheimer's, while providing respite for the caregiver.  Operates Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

300 First Ave. N., Amory, MS


Regional Rehabilitation Center provides long-term outpatient, speech therapy, occupational therapy, audiology services and early intervention services free of charge to special needs children and adults.

615 Pegram Drive, Tupelo, MS


Emergency Assistance

American Red Cross provides training in a variety of safety programs, including CPR and First Aid, assists families with losses due to single family fire; assists with food, clothing, shelter in emergency situations.

4127 Westside Drive, Tupelo, MS


Amory Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in North Monroe County each Tuesday between 8-11 a.m.

123 South Main Street, Amory, MS

Amory Meals on Wheels delivers hot meals to the elderly and home bound in the Amory and Smithville areas.

123 South Main Street, Amory, MS

FAITH Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in the Nettleton School District on the third Saturday of each month between 7:30 -10 a.m.

102 Front Ave., Nettleton, MS

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in South Monroe County on the fourth Friday (Senior Citizens 70 + ONLY) and Saturday (all others) of each month between 8-11 a.m. 

200 East Canal ST, Aberdeen, MS

Children and Family Services

Sally Kate Winters Family Services provides shelter and transitional housing for children and youth as well as family support educational enrichment and training classes.

P.O. Box 1233, West Point, MS


Special Projects

Faith Haven Children's Shelter

Monroe County 4-H

Monroe Strong Long Term Recovery Committee

Smithville Food Pantry

Quality Education Foundation (QEF)