United Way of Yellowstone County has been in operation for over 50 years! Our work aims to improve lives in Yellowstone County by identifying and working through our community's most complex issues.
Through community coalitions, in-house programs, and agency grants we touch the lives of thousands of citizens every year while focusing on school readiness, school success, crisis stabilization and senior independence.
Partner Grants are multi-year agreements designed to deepen relationships with local agencies doing transformational work in Yellowstone County. These agencies have been thoroughly vetted to ensure their sustainability and impact on the community.
- Adult Resource Alliance
- Big Sky Senior Services
- Boys and Girls Club of Yellowstone County
- CASA of Yellowstone County
- Family Service, Inc.
- Friendship House
- Young Families Early Head Start
In 2019 United Way of Yellowstone County launched Go Grants in support of our community. These one-time use grants are designed to have an immediate, tangible impact on the recieving agency and their clients.
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Yellowstone County
- Billings Family YMCA
- Explorer's Academy
- Family Support Network
- Family Tree Center
- Foster Grandparents
- Montana Rescue Mission
- MSUB Foundation
- Native American Development Corporation
- RiverStone Health
- Wise Wonders Children's Museum
- Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch
- Yellowstone Art Museum
COVID-19 Community Response Grants
In partnership with the Billings Community Foundation, local organizations received emergency funds to ensure vital community resources can continue in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.