VITA Program by United Way Concludes Tax Season, Facilitates $1.6M in Returns

The 2024 tax season wraps up with Indian River County households benefiting from $1.6 million in returns through United Way’s free tax preparation services. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, a collaboration between United Way and the IRS, operates annually from January through Tax Day. It provides free tax return assistance to families and […]

38th Annual Citrus Golf Tournament Crowns Victors and Raises Funds for United Way

On April 27th, the United Way of Indian River County celebrated another successful edition of its longstanding tradition, the 38th Annual Citrus Golf Tournament, held at Sandridge Golf Club. Enthusiastic participants from across the community gathered to support United Way’s initiatives while enjoying a day of camaraderie and friendly competition on the greens.  This year’s […]

United Way Hosts Final Lecture in Powered by Purpose Speaker Series, Focusing on Health Equity in Indian River County

United Way of Indian River County (UWIRC) proudly concludes its Powered by Purpose: Speaker Series with a resounding focus on health equity within the local community. Sponsored by Northern Trust, this series has epitomized collaborative efforts, sparking vital discussions on purpose-driven initiatives and fostering partnerships to tackle pressing issues. The final lecture, graciously hosted at […]

IRCF Awards United Way $30,000 to support Access to Justice

On April 8, 2024, Indian River Community Foundation awarded United Way of IRC $30,000 to support their Access to Justice initiative. Responding to the urgent need for accessible legal services, the United Way of Indian River County launched Access to Justice in partnership with the Clerk of Court, local judges, court administration, and county government. Located in the IRC […]

38th Annual Citrus Golf Tournament Tees Off on April 27, 2024, in Vero Beach

The United Way of Indian River County is thrilled to announce the 38th Annual Citrus Golf Tournament, set to take place on April 27, 2024. This highly anticipated event promises a day of camaraderie, competition, and community support, all in the spirit of advancing the vital mission of United Way. Golf enthusiasts of every skill […]

United Way of Indian River County Offers Free, Online Tax Filing

More than 1.3 Million MyFreeTaxes Filers Have Used MyFreeTaxes since 2009 Today, United Way of Indian River County announced the launch of United Way’s free tax filing through MyFreeTaxes. United Way provides online tax filing software, accessible through, to help taxpayers easily, quickly, and accurately file federal and state tax returns for free.     […]