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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.

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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.

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We Fight For: Change

What is the question our CEO hears most often? How does Untied Way fight for the education, financial stability, and health of everyone in the 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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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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Whitney Pino, Van Meter, is our 2018 Young Leaders Society (YLS). Learn more about her and why she is involved with YLS and United Way.

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On Thursday, March 8, we held our event, Game Changers: A Year in Review. Read this blog for a summary and for winners of our Annual and Campaign Awards.

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Youth Achievement AmeriCorps members provide support to low-income children and families. Celebrate National AmeriCorps Week by thanking those who #getthingsdone.