211 is a free service to find help. Iowans can connect with 211 to learn about local resources available to get them...Read More
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.
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.
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.
On December 19, 2019, the U.S. Census Bureau released its 2018 five-year estimates for different data points, including...Read More
When considering New Year's resolutions, it’s easy to set a long list of vague ambitions: exercise more, learn a new...Read More