Disaster Relief & Rehabilitation
United Way network in India has played a leadership role during natural disasters since 2001 by facilitating fundraising through individuals and corporates with global presence.
In the face of a crisis, the difference between life and death is immediate access to relief items. Globally, United Ways have a track record of leading crisis response and have been pioneers in delivering life-saving relief supplies on-time and at-scale.
Our relief and rehabilitation work includes medical aid, continuity in education, food relief, shelter, and livelihood engagements.
|Interventions by United Way|
|Medical help, Clothing, trauma relief, health, food, nutrition & hygiene kits|
|Restoration of water/sanitation, transitional shelters|
|Reconstruction of buildings, homes, schools etc., livelihood promotion|
Since inception, UW India has worked on several major disaster relief operations with millions of lives impacted through our direct-aid programs.
United Way India was honored for its work and impact during COVID-19 relief and recovery at the at the hands of The Honorable Governor of Maharashtra, India and Chief Innovation Officer, MoE, Government of India as the Warrior of Change Award 2021.
United Way India network's response to natural & man-made disasters
COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Impact
*Across UW chapters in India