United Way Works to Improve the Health of South



United Way of South Mississippi partners with this national, free prescription drug discount program.  Since we started the partnership in our community, over $634,000 has been saved by uninsured and underinsured families in South Mississippi.

IT’S FREE. This is a free resource from the FamilyWize community service partnership. Use this FamilyWize card to start saving money on your prescription drugs today.

IT’S EASY. Simply present your card and prescription to a participating pharmacy to obtain the discounted price. You always receive the lower of the discounted price or the pharmacy’s retail price.

YOU CAN SAVE. This card can save you and your family 30% or more on 8 out of 10 prescriptions.  In South Mississippi alone, it has saved over $634,000 since 2010!

NO RESTRICTIONS. Use this card as often as you need, for any prescription, for everyone in your family. There is no income limit, age or eligibility requirement, or registration needed.

Click here to get your discount card today! 


  • Anyone who does not currently have health insurance

  • Anyone who does not have prescription coverage

  • Anyone who is purchasing a medication not covered by their insurance

  • Accepted nationwide by most pharmacies for all prescriptions not covered by insurance.


How the discount card works 

Familywize Frequently Asked Questions

Participating Pharmacies

OrganWise Guys

Last year, United Way of South Mississippi began an exciting new partnership with American #1 nutrition education organization: The OrganWise Guys!

The OrganWise Guys empowers kids to be healthy and smart from the inside out by bringing the body to life via lovable organ characters!  Kids of all ages learn what it really means to live a healthy lifestyle, and thanks to this new partnership (and our amazing area schools who are eager to expand the program in South Mississippi), South Mississippi is well on the way to a healthier future! 

Learn more about The OrganWise Guys by visiting their website



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