The World U.P. Foundation was founded on the values of transparency and donor integrity. With every dollar we receive and spend, we make sure that the intent of your donation is maintained - the intent to make the world a better place by improving access to community resources and cultural education opportunities.
December 3, 2019
In 2018, we reached 20% of our $15,000 fundraising goal to start building the Mobile Produce Pantry. (Spoiler Alert: We met that goal early in 2019 and you will be seeing the Mobile Produce Pantry driving around Richmond in Fall of 2019!). We held our first cultural conversation and made many new friends in the community.
April 15, 2018
2017 was a year of development and growth for our organization! We refined our vision for the organization, and with the support of our donors were able to donate over 75 backpacks to local students in less than 3 weeks!
May 5, 2020
Donations in 2019 have made it possible for people to eat today, in 2020. Because of our donor base in 2019, we were able to build and launch the Mobile Produce Pantry to better serve our fellow community members that live in food deserts.
March 15, 2021
"With your support, we were able to build reliable and affordable fresh food options for people who were negatively impacted by a global pandemic, national shutdowns, and systemic racial discrimination. It became clear that social organizations and nonprofits are essential businesses - when the world shuts down, we do not. When society slows down food insecurity and injustice becomes more pervasive."