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YOU can assist in providing free, quality tax preparation to individuals and families earning up to $66,000 annually. 

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) helps taxpayers access all tax credits for which they are eligible for free by IRS-certified volunteers.

 Click here for more details and to sign up to volunteer.


Invest in Tucson and Southern Arizona

Collective Impact Fund:

Funds are used where the need is greatest, in a way that’s most useful. Donating to the Collective Impact Fund transforms individual lives and brings long-lasting, systemic change to our community by focusing on the key, underlying issues. We fight for quality education, financial stability and healthy communities for every person in Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Your Collective Impact Donations at Work:

  • $250 - 110 volunteer hours provided to seniors in the community, helping them remain in their own homes.
  • $400 - 14 elementary school students with 12 new books to encourage summer reading and lessen summer learning loss.
  • $800 - successfully re-engage one student, who has dropped out of high school, into education and career pathways over the course of a year.
  • $1,000 - free tax returns prepared for 46 low-income families and individuals.

On submitting payment, click the "Donate" button only once. There will then be a processing delay before confirmation appears.



United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona manages our donor funds in a professional and accountable manner. To review our annual report and transparency standards, click here.

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OUR MISSION: Building a thriving community by uniting people, ideas and resources.

OUR VISION: A community where every child receives a high quality education from cradle to career, every adult has the opportunity to thrive financially and at work and every older person can retire and age with dignity.

Helping the Working Poor AZ Charitable Tax Credit

Funds raised provide job-skill training, affordable child care, educational opportunities, emergency services and more to the working poor in our community. This tax credit is available for contributions to Qualifying Charitable Organizations, such as United Way that provide assistance to residents of Arizona who either receive Temporary Assistance of Needy Families, are low-income residents of Arizona or are chronically ill or physically disabled children residing in Arizona. For more details click here.