About Us

Our Mission

United Way of Knox County is a cornerstone of community wellness and success. We strategically connect partners and resources to community needs in order to measurably impact the quality of the lives of Knox County residents.

Our Vision

We envision a resilient and prospering Knox County where all residents have access to the opportunities, mentorship and knowledge needed to thrive as individuals, families, and as a community.

Our Core Values

Our core values allow our organization to communicate to the community that we stand for and believe in the following values:

  • Pursues impact
  • Provides accountability
  • Empowers our partners & the community
  • Focuses on Knox County's success
  • Responsive to our partners' & the community's needs & goals
  • Develops resilience
  • Promotes Inclusiveness

Adopted by United Way of Knox County's Board of Trustees in 2019.

Organization Accountability and Transparency

In our effort to be accountable to the community we serve, we are proud to make available to the public a copy of our most recently filed IRS Form 990 and our most recent Audit Report. These documents represent our organization's financials for the most recently audited year. We are a transparent organization and would be willing to answer any questions that you have about how funds are raised and spent to benefit Knox County residents. Please feel free to contact us anytime to learn more.