FAQs

Can I donate to UMAN online?

Yes! Click the button below to donate online easily and quickly.

How can my congregation, business, or group help UMAN?

  • Make a tax deductible contribution.
  • Co-sponsor a fund-raising event.
  • Provide forums for speakers to present our goals and objectives.
  • Make an “In kind contribution”.
  • Designate their United Way contribution to UMAN, Code# 8881.
  • Designate their Combined Federal Campaign contribution to UMAN, Code# 15276.
  • Participate in the Fannie Mae “Help the Homeless Walk” in November as a UMAN sponsor

How can I help UMAN?

  • Provide a monetary contribution.
  • Join the Board of Directors.
  • Become a volunteer as a…
    • Fundraiser
    • Telephone intake worker
    • Data entry clerk
    • Clerical worker

What Housing topics does UMAN have assistance guidelines for?

  • Foreclosures
  • Evictions
  • Relocation expenses

What Utilities does UMAN have assistance guidelines for?

  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Water
  • Fuel
  • Please note: we do not offer assistance for telephone bills

How do I qualify for help from UMAN?

UMAN needs verifications from sources such as the Emergency Services Division of DHHS, landlords, utility companies, and employers. You must provide UMAN with a utility disconnetion notice, court notice, or foreclosure letter.

How often can UMAN help me?

Once per year. If we can not help, we can provide referrals to other agencies or resources.