Lifelong Muncie resident and community warrior David Heeter stands behind United Way of Delaware County because he knows it makes the kind of difference that changes lives. He's seen it first-hand.
It is a harsh reality in Delaware County: nearly half the households live in poverty or are one crisis away from it. It’s often a vicious generational cycle. Working families face obstacles in reaching health, education, and financial stability. Some who hold full-time or even multiple jobs still fall short of meeting their basic needs.