United Way of Galveston envisions a community where every person has opportunities to thrive.


United Way of Galveston connects community partners and mobilizes resources to strengthen our community. 

Core Values

The actions and decisions of United Way of Galveston are founded on five core values: being trustworthy, collaborative, excellent, dynamic, and passionate. 

United Way solves problems no one organization can solve alone.

United Way of Galveston fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. We must LIVE UNITED against each of Galveston’s most daunting social crises. We all win by living united. By forging unlikely partnerships. By finding new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources. And inspiring individuals to join the fight against a common foe.

  • We develop integrated solutions that improve lives AND communities. We understand the complexity of social issues and deliver sustainable results.
  • We focus on what’s most needed and what works locally. We are on-the-ground in 1,800 communities in 40+ countries with local expertise.
  • We get leaders and organizations from all sectors to work together. We engage nonprofit, business and government leaders on shared community goals.