UpTogether is a national organization with a bold goal of changing policies, systems, and underlying beliefs so that all people in the United States are seen and invested in for their strengths and are able to build power, reinforce their autonomy, and drive their own economic and social mobility.
Founded:2001 (as Family Independence Initiative)
Total dollars invested: $135M+
Reach: 50 states, Washington DC + Puerto Rico
Our UpTogether approach
The UpTogether Approach: Community. Capital. Choice. recognizes and honors people’s strengths, abilities, and self-determination. Our strength-based view is the foundation of how we invest in families and the heart of our strategy to change systems.