Hundreds of volunteer mentors helped students make gains in reading through the READ to SUCCEED initiative.
Stuff the Bus Book Drive
United Way of Central Iowa's Women’s Leadership Connection (WLC) is collecting quality children's books for central Iowa early childhood centers supported by WLC, as well as other nonprofits and home child care providers.
Community Impact is what United Way of Central Iowa is all about. It's not a term most people know, but it means working with others to create and implement solutions to some of the biggest problems central Iowans face. For more information, visit our WHAT WE DO page.
2020 Community Impact Goals We work in the areas of Education, Income and Health, the building blocks to a quality life. In 2009 we set specific, realistic 10-year goals for improvement in each of these areas. Our strategies and work are directed and measured by our progress toward these goals.
Click the EDUCATION, INCOME and HEALTH icons above to learn more.
2,372children ages 0-5 participated in high-quality early literacy programs.
United Way of Central Iowa is proud to have earned a four-star rating for 12 straight years from Charity Navigator, an American independent charity watchdog organization that evaluates charitable organizations in the United States. This record places United Way of Central Iowa in the top 1 percent of charities nationwide. Click the logo to review our complete evaluation.