Invest in Change that Lasts

We all win when a child succeeds in school, when all families are financially stable, when people are healthy.

The Wabash Valley is made up of problem solvers, difference makers, and opportunity creators.

Together, we’re on a mission to change lives forever in our community by investing in programs focused on education, health, and financial stability.

The Challenge

Interconnected issues in three key areas increase the gap between those in need and those on a path to succeed.

How We Invest

Volunteer-led investment panels evaluate and make recommendations based on a process to find the best programs in our community.

Our Work

 We invest in organizations who are hands-on in the areas of education, health, and financial stability.


75% of local children in childcare are not enrolled in a high-quality program.

How We’re Helping

We’re working to increase the awareness, importance, and accessibility of early childhood education in our community.


65% of adults in Indiana are overweight or obese.

How We’re Helping

We’re improving the health of our entire community through instilling the importance and access to healthy behaviors.

Community Basics

1 in 5 local children live in poverty

How We’re Helping

We’re helping to provide basic and emergent need services to our community.

Community Initiatives

Volunteers and community partners help support our community initiatives in the Wabash Valley

Success By 6
Healthier By 2020!

News & Events

Keep up to date on what we are doing in our community!

Success By Six and United Way of the Wabash Valley are hosting an interactive forum on the Economic Impact of Early Childhood Education on May 23, from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  This free event will explore how employers can gain a competitive advantage by investing in early childhood education, and will take place at

Join us on the links for the 26th Annual Labor Management Golf Outing!  A great day is planned by the Labor Committee including golf, food and prizes.  Space is limited so register before it’s too late.  To register download the form here.

Over the last two years the United Way of the Wabash Valley held over 35 Community Conversations across the Valley in order to hear the concerns and ideas from our neighbors and community members. These conversations allowed the United Way to see and hear the often-unheard residents in our community.  These groups identified priority issues