United Way of Abilene, Inc. is a human service organization whose objective is increasing economic self-sufficiency and economic development in Taylor County, TX. This grantee has offered four AFI grants since 2010.
United Way of Abilene emphasizes homeownership, postsecondary education, and small business expansion or startups with the goals of helping low- and moderate-income families move toward economic self-sufficiency and revitalizing the local economy.
Partners for United Way of Abilene include 2-1-1 A Call for Help Community Resource Center, Day Nursery of Abilene, Head Start/Early Head Start, Faith Works, West Central Texas Workforce Solutions, First Financial Bank - Abilene, Cisco College, Abilene Board of Realtors, Texas Tech University Small Business Development Center, Junior League of Abilene, Boys and Girls Clubs, Abilene, Region 14 Education Center, Abilene Christian University, Hardin Simmons University, McMurry University, Café Con Leche, Hispanic Leadership Council, Habitat for Humanity, City of Abilene Neighborhood Services, City of Abilene Self-Sufficiency Program.
Assets for Independence Grant History
241 IDAs have been opened.
636 participants have received financial education.
$148,576 saved by participants.
126 participants have purchased an asset.
Total AFI Funding
Total AFI Grant Funding:
Total Non-Federal Support: $500,623
United Way of Abilene targets eligible low-income individuals in Taylor County. This grant covers Taylor County in the State of Texas.
United Way of Abilene, Inc.
240 Cypress St., Ste. 200 Abilene, TX 79601