When you share your voice, you can change the future.

We need your voice to help shape the future of our community and the focus of United Way of Central Iowa’s work.
Here are some ways you can speak up and advocate for issues that are important to you:

Attend a Beyond 2020
Town Hall

United Way of Central Iowa invites you to attend one of our upcoming Beyond 2020 Town Hall meetings. During the virtual discussion, we will invite you to share your perspective and insight on what the highest priorities for our community are as we look forward beyond our Community Goals for 2020. 

Attend a Town Hall

Take the
Beyond 2020 Survey

As United Way of Central Iowa's Community Goals for 2020 culminate, we are asking you to help us consider the future. Take a quick survey to share your thoughts on our future mission focus, and help identify the issues in our community on which we should focus our attention and resources. 

Take the Survey

Donate to
support all focus areas

Beyond 2020, United Way will still lie within the realm of health and human services and leverage our strength in the areas of education, financial stability, health, and essential needs. Be a part of improving our future in each of these focus areas. Make a pledge during your workplace campaign or donate now using the button below.

Donate Today

United Way of Central Iowa leads the fight for the health, education, and financial stability of all central Iowans.

We do this by bringing together central Iowa businesses, donors, volunteers, nonprofits, community leaders, subject matter experts, and those in need. United we lock arms to form sustainable solutions and tackle our community's toughest challenges. Together we LIVE UNITED.

 

COMMUNITY ISSUES

United Way of Central Iowa focuses on issues in our community in the areas of Education, Income, and Health—the building blocks for a quality life. Below are six focus areas that encompass much of our work. Click below to find specific information about that issue here in central Iowa—and how United Way is leading the fight.

I want kids to have  quality care and learning  from the start.

I want youth to have  support through middle school and high school to graduate.

Thriving Workforce

I want to remove barriers so more families can be financially stable. 

I want our community to encourage all families to make healthy choices.

I want all central Iowans  to have food and a safe  home they can afford. 

I want youth to have  support through middle school and high school to graduate.

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2020 COMMUNITY IMPACT REPORT

Each year United Way leads the fight for the health, education, and financial stability of all central Iowans by working toward the Community Goals for 2020.  

The Community Impact Report, is published each year at the annual LIVE UNITED luncheon, provides updates on progress made toward the community goals for 2020, as well as highlighting the key focus areas in each category of EDUCATION, INCOME, and HEALTH. Specific initiatives and the results they have produced are also included.

View the Report Online

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