United Way is people helping people… a network of volunteers united to help solve community problems and meet community needs. It serves a population of more than 700,000 in 13 communities.
Gifts In Kind International Affiliate:
United Way of Essex and West Hudson
Gifts In Kind Newark
The Gifts In Kind program secures items ranging from personal care products, books, clothing, seasonal items and even computers, which are distributed to nonprofit organizations at a reduced price. Agencies that participate in the Gifts in Kind Program have access to a wide variety of products to support their programs, initiatives and events. The extremely reduced price of these items assists our agencies with sustaining their programs by reducing budget expenditures. In the past four years, more than $10 million in Gifts In KindÂ® items have been distributed in the greater Essex and West Hudson region.