Operation Understanding is funded by caring individuals, foundations and corporations that share our vision.



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Operation Understanding
PO BOX 7765
Philadelphia, PA 19101


United Way:

Our United Way donor number is: 10161.

Do you give at work? If United Way is your preferred method of donation please consider adding us to your list of charities. Our United Way donor number is: 10161

However you choose to contribute, please know that your gift makes a difference, helping the Operation Understanding to continue to bring its mission-driven programs to youths throughout the Philadelphia area and to people of all ages and backgrounds, living in all our communities. As a nonprofit organization, Operation Understanding relies on the generosity of donors like you to help sustain our annual operating budget. Our programming and activities are only possible because of you.

Operation Understanding is a non-profit organization with 501(c)(3) status,  #23-2636683.  All contributions are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.