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2016 Day of Action Success!

Our 2016 Day of Action for Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania and Stafford was an incredible success! Over $50,000 worth of time, talent and resources was invested in our local community by nearly 500 volunteers. Thank you to the companies, nonprofits, indivdiuals and sponsors who participated.

Volunteers at the Day of Action Rally


2016 RUW Campaign Videos

Rappahannock United Way is proud to share 3 videos that show how your dollars are making an impact in our community. Donations to RUW are invested in Education, Income, and Health programs right here in the greater Fredericksburg area.

These and other RUW funded programs are working together to address the root causes of poverty through a focus on the essential elements of a good life!

Education  Income Health  


2016 Day of Action is coming!

Join us on for a one-day mobilization of 300 volunteers serving at local nonprofits on September 23, 2016! This is a fantastic opportunity for local businesses to work as teams and make a huge impact in their community. Projects are 1/2 day or full day and can include landscaping, painting, office work, program work and more. Each year, Day of Action is an investment of tens of thousands of dollars worth of volunteer labor. Learn more at RUWVolunteer.org

Day of Action poster

  • Interested in putting together a volunteer team for your business or organization? Download the Flyer here
  • Interested in having a team of volunteers serve at your local non-profit agency as part of the Day of Action?
    Contact Terri Center, tcenter@rappahannockunitedway.org today!
    Projects must be registered by August 14th!
  • Have an opinion about what color tee-shirt volunteers should wear? Vote here!

Rappahannock United Way Announces $1,015,750 in Community Impact Funding to local nonprofits!

37 Funded Programs

RUW is proud to announce over $1Million in local funding for programs that are addressing the root causes of poverty by focusing on Education, Income, and Health. Visit our Impact page for more information about programs, outcomes, and our funding process.

thumbnail of impact poster

Download our 2016-17 Funding Impact Summaries

Join us, we're hiring!

Free-Lance Star / Fredericksburg.com
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
Rappahannock Area Community Services Board

Virginia Partners Bank

Wawa Logo

Media Partners
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative