10,000+ People Helped Every Year
In 2019, our impact reached families across the state.
Selected Stories from WENH Clients
Nickia Gibson has always liked science. He attended the University of Delaware and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in biology. Unfortunately, he had…
Monique started participating in Lifelines at the age of 16. As a youth in foster care, she did not have much financial awareness. Monique heard about $tand…
Harry Coverdale wanted a better way to support his four children, but didn’t have many options. Although he had worked jobs before, he had never stayed with…
Milagros has only been in the Delaware for 5 years. She came from Puerto Rico and has over 15 years of experience in running her own business. She had…
Impact within communities/across the state
Your Generosity Fuels a Stronger Delaware
Though we’re based in Wilmington, West End’s programs impact communities all across the state. With each customer’s success, West End helps Delawareans on their journey to becoming self-sufficient and secure. Whether we’re helping a small business thrive or an individual find employment, our services lead to invigorated economies, stable housing, and increased employment across the state.
West End was the recipient of the Outstanding Service Award from the First State Community Loan Fund.
The Worker’s Loan Program, now Loans Plus, received the United Way of Delaware Community Impact Award.
Cornerstone West was recognized by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) for its excellence in innovation in housing and community development and received the prestigious Award of Merit.
West End was awarded with the Volunteer Service Award by New Castle County.
Received the Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Award for Education/Literacy.
West End’s 17-18 Year-Old Boys Track and High School Girls’ Cross Country Teams rank 1st in the nation (out of more than 500 teams).
With Your Support,
West End Thrives
We are constantly innovating our programs and services to meet the evolving needs of Delawareans. With the support of community members, we continue to provide resources for residents and contribute to a healthier Delaware.