Holistically Addressing Each Community's Ecosystem
UWNNY is leading community stakeholders through critical thought processes to develop solutions and priorities, training and shaping nonprofit companies to address the challenges, and applying laser-focused funding to create the highest ROI.
Tying together physical and mental wellness programs with the arts, recreation and sports activities, which enhances quality of life.
Through nonprofit, human service organizations, first responders, local government and hospitals, facilitating collaboration and training to provide each individual community with quality services.
Promoting a healthy, vibrant environment that facilitates wellness and a high quality of life for children, seniors and families.
Shaping programs, funding and fostering collaboration amongst all community organizations and companies, to tie together physical and mental well-being for all residents.
Organizing and directing efforts to address affordable housing in the region, and to eradicate homelessness. Through the ALICE program, UWNNY is advocating at the state and federal level for changes to the Earned Income Tax Credit laws.
Promoting job skill training, higher education, mobility and opportunity, UWNNY is tying together the components needed complement community economic development activities.
Through the North Country Center of Nonprofit Excellence, UWNNY is providing professional education to all nonprofit organizations to improve community outcomes. UWNNY is creating pathwways with schools to address student needs, and facilitating community interactions with higher education and skill training.
Addressing regional transportation challenges through partners and government agencies, which allows all residents the ability to reach critical services and recreation.