Rappahannock United Way

3310 Shannon Park Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22408    |    (540) 373-0041

Focus Area: Education

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Quality education that can lead to a stable job.

A good education is fundamental to a quality life. Rappahannock United Way works to ensure that children are prepared for success in school and adults get the skills needed for employment.


  • Birth to 5 years: Parents develop positive behaviors that support children (birth-5 years) in achieving developmental milestones.
  • School Readiness: Children entering school demonstrate social readiness and literacy skills.
  • School Success & Graduation: Parents and students develop behaviors that demonstrate the value of education and lead to graduation.
  • Workforce Education: Individuals have the skills, qualifications and experience relevant to the changing workforce.

Education Collaboration:

Rappahannock United Way collaborates with local agencies and other partners to advance Education in our region.  Our collaborative efforts include:

  • 11 funded programs
  • Youth First Conference Sponsorship
  • Member: Collaborative for Youth & Families
  • Member: Smart Beginnings Rappahannock Area