We support our community in many different ways. Financial resources are invested in over 100 programs, intiatives and grants serving more than 100,000 people in the Fox Cities.

Apply for a Grant

There are two categories of grants: General Grants and Innovative Grants. Please review the criteria for each grant and take note of deadlines listed. Contact Mary Wisnet at United Way Fox Cities with any questions. Mary can be reached at 920-735-5461 or

Please note: The spring cycle of General Grants is closed until January 20, 2017. The Innovative Grant cycle is closed until March 31, 2017.

Apply for a Grant

Projects funded by grants

In 2014 and 2015, we have awarded six projects a total of $1,223,1670:

Menasha Even Start Family Literacy Program
$98,167 Grant

Reach Out and Read
$335,000 Grant

Habitat for Humanity's Rock the Block
$300,000 Grant

THRIVE Career Academy
$100,000 Grant

The Fox Valley Memory Project
$90,000 Grant

Community Early Learning Center
$150,000 Grant

Boys and Girls Club of Menasha
$150,000 Grant

View details about the grant-funded projects