Celebrate another year of changing the game

Join us at Game Changers: A Year in Review or read about our Week of Thanks!

Register by March 2 for Game Changers

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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.

Nominate a Volunteer Today!

Do you know some who is making a difference in our community through their service and volunteer work? Nominate them for one of United Way's six volunteer awards by Feb. 22.

Click here to nominate a volunteer

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!

Learn more about our sponsorship opportunities

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Report

ACEs are traumatic events that occur before age 19. These ACEs can have a tremendous impact on lifelong mental, behavioral, and physical health. Read about where we are and what we should do as a community.

Read our report

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.
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Check out our Week of Thanks gif(t) set as a way of thanking you for supporting UWECI!

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Homelessness continues to be an issue here in East Central Iowa. Read about Linn County Continuum of Care's findings from its Point-in-Time count and Individual and Family Needs Survey.

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Sunday, February 11 is 2-1-1 Day! Check out our 11 facts all about this vital service.