Atlanta was named by the FBI as one of 14 cities with the highest rate of children used in prostitution. in fact, human trafficking has been reported in every single state in the U.S. More than 350 women and girls are trafficked in Georgia each month. Enough is enough. WE CAN BE THE CHANGE. Myths […]


Human Trafficking is the 2nd largest and fastest growing crime on earth. Traffickers prey on the vulnerable, often with promises of a better life. Anyone can experience human trafficking, including men, while children are certainly the most vulnerable. In Rome, you can contact End Slavery Georgia, an organization that is tackling this issue head on. […]

Community Impact Grant Notice

COMMUNITY IMPACT GRANT NOTICE United Way of Rome & Floyd County (UWRF) is phasing out the Community Impact Grant program. Final awards for this program were announced November 2019 and are renewable for a two-year period, through December 31, 2021. UWRF will not be releasing a new RFP. Funding opportunities will be realigned and reallocated […]

2020-2021 Grant Awards, New Social Change Initiative

Announcing our 2020 – 2021 Community Impact Grant Awards and the establishment of a new Social Change Initiative to support and prioritize funding toward our community’s work to address homelessness and housing challenges. Our restructured Impact Grant process allows substantial and meaningful investment in the work of local nonprofit organizations. Our goal is to align […]