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What We’re Doing
United Way focuses on education, financial stability, and health because they are the essential building blocks for a good quality of life. Our goal is to build solutions that create positive social change.

FY17 Annual Report now available!

This year's report features our FY17 highlights, progress on breaking the cycle of poverty, and more about the fight for our community.

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2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring United Way campaigns, events, or programs demonstrates your business’s commitment to our community in a public setting. With United Way’s brand as one of the ten most recognizable worldwide, it’s a win-win opportunity!

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We Fight For: Impact

For many people, supporting United Way is an investment in their community that impacts the education, financial stability, and health of everyone. The good news is we are seeing positive results in all of these areas.

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Our Community
United Way of East Central Iowa’s service area is five counties: Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, and Linn counties. We work to understand people we serve at the county, city, and neighborhood level and improve well-being in each area.
Our Blog
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Jen Moreland and her Raining Rose colleagues participate in the VIP program. Read more about VIP and how you can help a local student succeed in school and beyond.

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Learn more about WLI Member, Heather Dee, and why she advocates for women's health as part of the group's Steering Committee.

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UWECI's Volunteer Engagement is a national Service Enterprise Initiative hub. Kayla Paulson explains how nonprofits benefit from Service Enterprise and what it means for volunteerism.