M i s s i o n

To assist Kaufman County by effectively gathering and distributing community resources. 


United Way of Kaufman County is a leader in meeting Kaufman County human service needs. We accomplish this through: 

Raising Funds


Promoting Agency coordination 


Disseminating Information

United Way began in 1887 with a rabbi, 2 ministers, and a priest founded the Charity Organizations Society in Denver, which planned and coordinated local services and conducted a single fundraising campaign.

There are 1,800 local United Ways in 40 countries and territories.

United Way of Kaufman County began as a community chest in Terrell, TX mid 1980's.  We became Terrell-Kaufman United Way in 1992, serving two cities.  Now we serve 6 cities in Kaufman County and 2 in Van Zandt County.

Crandall, Elmo, Kaufman, Rosser, Scurry, Terrell, Edgewood, and Wills Point.

H i s t o r y