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4Ward With Purpose Inc.





Medina County United Way 2-1-1

If you are wanting to support a great organization on this Giving Tuesday, United Way 2-1-1 is a great choice. This is a wonderful Organization in Medina County and throughout the World! 4Ward With Purpose Inc. is a listed support organization with United Way 2-1-1 under Eviction Prevention. United Way 2-1-1 makes it possible for us to be connected with people in our communities across the state of Ohio. 

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Walking 4 Change 2018

Keeping It Current

Listening to the "Call To Action"!

Our Vision

To strengthen communities by way of empowering its members to engage in conflict constructively by removing barriers to Housing Stability and Self Sufficiency, therefore enhancing the security of their essential needs. All of our programs fit within one of the following three initiatives.





IN 2018 we launched our  Homelessness Awareness Initiative - Walking 4 Change.


Our Homeless Prevention Programs, including Eviction Prevention.


Our Housing Stability Programs and Services offered within rental apartment communities, both Market Rate and Affordable Housing.

Get Involved

4Ward With Purpose Inc. is a proud partner of the United Way's 2-1-1, First Call For Help! The United Way is an instrumental thread in the fabric of our communities. We provide support for over 30 Counties in NE & Central Ohio. 

Thank You United Way for all you do!!

Improving Lives in Greater Cleveland

In Cleveland and throughout Cuyahoga County all people matter, and at United Way of Greater Cleveland we provide support to 115 local programs that benefit the health, education, financial stability and general well-being of those that need it most in the area. (United Way of Greater Cleveland)

Thank You

As founder and President of 4Ward With Purpose Inc., Derek Pratt brings passion for empowerment, removing barriers for those most in need, and extending voices to the often unheard.

"Our passion is for people. We believe that everyone has the right to be treated fairly, with respect, and to live their life with peace and dignity. Our People Strategy is a testament to this belief, and we are committed to building a Model of Inclusion, supported by People of Diverse Backgrounds & Experiences.

Thank you for all of your support, and working with us to make this vision a reality." 

Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 

Housing Retention & Eviction Prevention Call To Action

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Non-Discrimination Statement

4Ward With Purpose Inc. does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

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