United Way works with school systems and organizations to ensure that every child has a chance for success in school, work and life.

Our Goals
Increase the number of children who:

  • Enter school ready to succeed
  • Display improved cognitive, social and physical skills
  • Are prepared for success in college, work and life

Community Investment Areas

  • Child and Youth Development
  • Early childhood education
  • After School Programming


Of the 248 students who participated in Radford Kids Programming, 80% showed improved reading and math scores and 100% are on track to graduate on time.