Programs We Fund

United Way of Aroostook mobilizes resources to improve the lives of people in our community. By combining your donation with those of others, we can make a difference in the lives of those who need it most. These agencies all support and strengthen children, families, seniors, and those struggling to meet basic needs.  


Aroostook Area Agency on Aging Nutritional Services

Aroostook Area Agency on Aging RSVP

Aroostook County Action Program – WIC

Adopt-A-Block Aroostook

Ashland Caregivers

Catholic Charities

Homeless Services of Aroostook

Hope & Justice Project


211 Maine

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Santa’s Sleigh

Stuff the Bus Aroostook

Community Cupboards

Helping Hands for Warm & Safe Homes Telethon

Operation Hunger Telethon

High Five Turkey Drive

Fish River Rural Health Food Pantry

Northern Light A.R. Gould Cares Fund

Keep ME Warm Telethon

All of these special projects can also be designated to by donors.


Aroostook County Action Program

ACAP – Early Care & Education

AMHC Suicide Prevention

Green Valley Association

Houlton Regional Health Services Foundation

Aroostook House of Comfort

Pregnancy Care Center of Aroostook

Salvation Army Houlton

Designations can be made to any nonprofit 501(c)(3) through United Way of Aroostook that you are passionate about supporting.

Community Grants Given in 2022-2023

Aid for Kids

ACAP Hope & Prosperity Center

Maine Foster Families