2018-19 Financial Stability Funds Allocated

The United Way of Gaston County has allocated more than $326,000 to programs that provide long and short term financial stability. Long term programs help citizens with the money management skills needed to become financially self sufficient. Short term programs help those that are in crisis. Organizations that received funding for their programs are:

Long Term

The Center- Adult Day Care, Gaston County Adult Day Care

Alternative Community Penalties, Restorative Justice

ARC of Gaston County, Community Connection

Gaston County Family YMCA, Resource Connection Gateway

Short Term

American Red Cross- Gaston County, Emergency Services

Bessemer City Crisis Center, Emergency Assistance

Cherryville Area Ministries, Cherryville Crisis Assistance Program

Dallas-High Shoals Christian Ministry, Emergency Assistance

Mount Holly Community Relief Organization, Emergency Relief

Salvation Army Center of Hope, Emergency Assistance

S.O.C.K.S., Assistance to Individuals