Who We Are

United Way of Pioneer Valley fights to lift the 25 communities of Hampden County, Granby, and South Hadley out of poverty. 


Connecting the Community

For 100 years and counting, United Way of Pioneer Valley has mobilized community resources to meet community needs. Today’s United Way is a focused, results-driven system that works year-round to improve community conditions and create lasting solutions. Through strong partnerships with volunteers, local businesses, government, and nonprofit organizations, United Way accomplishes what no one can do alone. We utilize our trusted legacy and position to serve the community through our nonprofit partners by providing:

  • Community-Based Collaborations
  • Targeted and Responsive Funding Opportunities
  • Volunteer Training and Management
  • Flexible Solutions to fill Community Gaps



United Way of Pioneer Valley mobilizes people and resources to strengthen our communities.


Inclusion Policy

United Way of Pioneer Valley seeks to engage the entire community in our work without regard to race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, gender identity, & expression, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, familial status or socio-economic status. Inclusion is essential to what we do, as it creates and strengthens our community. We Live United, a commitment reflected in all aspects of United Way’s work – service delivery, staffing, community collaborations, and volunteer participation.