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United Way of Anderson County
Serving Anderson and Campbell Counties Tennessee
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Let Your Voice Be Heard
 
Anyone can champion a cause, so let your voice be heard in support of a better Anderson and Campbell County for all of us. Join United Way in advancing the common good by advocating for issues important to you and your community! Below are some ideas to get you started in helping to create opportunities for a better tomorrow.

 

Advocate for Education:

■ Learn more about Tennessee’s Teacher Effectiveness and declare your support for our young children. Click here to learn more.
■ Do two simple things to let children know you care about them and their future: learn the names of children in your neighborhood; ask them about school and what they want to be when they grow up. Show interest in what they do!
 

Advocate for Income:

■ Educate others about the availability of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Click here to learn more.
■ Educate others about the Child Tax Credit (CTC). To learn more, click here.
■ Ask your local school about the financial literacy programs they provide for students, and how you can support these efforts. Click here to learn more. 
 

Advocate for Health:

■ Educate others about the importance of childhood immunizations, dental and eye screenings and lead testing.
■ Educate others about the existence of Cover Kids, a health insurance program for children without coverage.
 
 

Advocate for Safety Net Services:

■Call your legislators and ask them to support Tennessee 2-1-1. It's an easy-to-remember telephone number that can be used to connect people with important community services and volunteer opportunities.
 
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