In 2016, the United Way of Carlton County invested over $74,000 in the following programs to make sure individuals and families have access to food, shelter, legal representation, and other basic needs:

Lutheran Social Services: Carlton Youth Shelter

Moose Lake Area Food Shelf: Emergency Food Program

The Salvation Army: Carlton County Service Unit

Tri-Community Food Shelf: Emergency Food Program

Volunteer Attorney Program: Kids First

Volunteer Attorney Program

W.I.N.D.O.W.: Victim Services