United Way Partner Agencies:
The following is the list of local agencies partnered with the
United Way of Putnam County.
Included in the list are the programs funded by United Way
agencies provide a wide range of services, are governed by
volunteer boards and meet high standards of accountability.
Each year, these agencies complete a new funding application and
then interview with the United Way Allocations Committee. View a
sample funding application by clicking here. For more
information on any of the United Way Partner agencies, follow
the links included below.
our Partner Agencies:
Make a one-time
donation via our secure online payment system:
Or checks can be sent to:
United Way of Putnam County
Ottawa, OH 45875
United Way of Putnam County, P.O. Box 472,
Ottawa, OH 45875
Disaster Relief - prevention,
preparedness and response, Community Training Classes, Military
Services, and Blood Services.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Putnam County
Youth Mentoring: Matches at-risk youth with positive adult
mentors in an effort to help them reach their full potential.
Boy Scouts of America, Black Swamp Area
Scouting: provides a program for young people that builds
character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating
citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
Cancer Assistance Program (CAP)
Mileage reimbursement, and
medication and medical supply assistance to cancer patients of
Therapeutic Riding and Equine
Intervention for At-Risk Youth: providing physical, emotional,
and mental rehabilitation.
Victims Advocacy: Assistance to
victims of crime, including 24-hour rape crisis and domestic
violence response, emergency shelter, and support groups.
Wrap Around: Coordinates services for families with children
with multiple needs, and The Parent Project: Provides free
workshops for parents of high-risk youth.
Leadership Development: providing a safe and accepting all-girl
environment conductive to the development of life skills.
Assistance Program: Helps provide prescriptions to lower-income
Senior Wellness and Lifestyle
Enrichment: Enhances the lives of seniors from all of Putnam
include fitness, education and recreation.
Transportation: Serves those 60 years and older, to enable them
to remain independent in their own homes for as long as
Prevention Services: Provides
education, skill building and alternative activities to
encourage positive behavior and prevent the use of drugs and the
abuse of alcohol; and Medication Stop Gap: Assists lower-income
clients with prescription needs, and promoting independent
Housing Project, partners
with families in need to build, own, and maintain simple,
decent, affordable homes, all for the purpose of strengthening a
sense of community.
Putnam County HomeCare & Hospice 419-523-4449
Personal Care Aid, Homemaker and
Respite: Assists with in-home care services to those unable to
pay, and Hospice: provides end-of-life care, counseling, and
bereavement services for families.
program: Subsidizes the cost of membership and participation
fees for those unable to pay.