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Our Mission

Breaking the cycle of poverty by partnering with families and communities to provide the disadvantaged the support and tools they need to become self-sufficient.
Check out our programs here!

Helping people. Changing lives.

68
People

worked toward becoming self-sufficient through the Total Family development program!

74
People

people have safer and healthier homes thanks to our various housing programs!

921
People

were impacted by tour COVID-19 relief programs through direct services.

599
Kids

were able to participate in summer activities and after school!

435
People

people had Thanksgiving dinners this year!

800
Individuals

Seniors received Christmas gifts this winter!

Frequently Asked Questions

What does your organization do?

WAMY provides programs and services designed to help low-income individuals and families become more self-sufficient. Please visit our Programs page for details on specific services.

How can I get involved?

We’re always on the lookout for individuals like you wanting to get involved. Use the Contact Us page to reach out about potential volunteer opportunities.

If I were to donate funds, how is my money used?

We have a responsibility to our community and our donors and work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization. We make our IRS Form 990 available for review, as required by law. Visit our Financials page to learn more.
Any funds that are donated are used to support our programs for low-income citizens. Funds can also be designated by the donor for special projects or purposes.

Who qualifies for your programs?

Each of our programs and services have different eligibility criteria. Please visit the Programs section of our website for specific information on eligibility.




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Our Locations


MITCHELL/YANCEY - SPRUCE PINE, NC

496 A Balsam Ave. Spruce Pine, NC 28777


AVERY - NEWLAND, NC

723 Cranberry St. Newland, NC 28657


WATAUGA - BOONE, NC

225 Birch St., Suite #2 Boone NC 28607