Mary Sellers

Mary Sellers
Mary Sellers is the President of United Way of Central Iowa.

Recent Posts

Introducing Our Inaugural Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer

United Way of Central Iowa has appointed Rubén Vázquez as the organization’s first Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Officer.

We are so excited to welcome Rubén to our community and to our team. He will join the organization’s senior...

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Good Jobs Challenge Grant to fund Central Iowa HealthWorks Program

United Way of Central Iowa has been awarded nearly $1.8 million as one of 32 Good Jobs Challenge grantees, part of a $500 million investment nationwide.

The winning projects were selected from a competitive pool of 509 applicants. The grant, awarded...

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We Launched Our Search for a Chief DEI Officer

We are so excited to announce the formal launch of our search for a Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer, a new position on United Way of Central Iowa's Senior Leadership Team. Koya Partners, the executive search firm that exclusively...

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United Way of Central Iowa is One of Four 2021 Inclusion Award Winners

Our organization is honored to be recognized with this award alongside our friends and partners

Today, at the 9th Annual Inclusion Summit, the Greater Des Moines Partnership announced United Way of Central Iowa as one of the four 2021 Inclusion...

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Sean Vicente Honored as 2021 Tocqueville Society Award Recipient

Sean Vicente, managing partner of KPMG’s Des Moines office, was selected as this year’s recipient of United Way of Central Iowa’s prestigious Tocqueville Society Award. Past awardees select an individual or couple who exemplify inspirational,...

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Athene donates 425 computers to United Way partner agencies

Athene, a leading provider of retirement savings products, donated 375 laptops and 50 desktops to United Way of Central Iowa and its partner agencies.

The gently-used computers donated by Athene will help so many of our nonprofit partners to update...

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This Is How Central Iowa Lives UNITED

Our 2017 LIVE UNITED Celebration drew a record crowd to Prairie Meadows to recognize our community's collective achievements to improve the health, education, and financial stability of all central Iowans. Here are the highlights shared at the...

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100 Moments from United Way's 100 Years

For the past 100 years, United Way of Central Iowa has taken on challenges big and smallfrom convening the community to tackle tough issues like poverty and getting kids ready for school success to partnering with thousands of people who donate...

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Solheim Cup benefits READ to SUCCEED

A year till it’s here: the Solheim Cup, a premier international women’s golf tournament, comes to Des Moines Golf and Country Club in August 2017. And if you buy your tickets in the month of August 2016, you can help United Way of Central Iowa and...

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Leadership Circle

More than 4,000 individuals and families made a Leadership Circle contribution of $1,000 or more during the 2015 United Way campaign. 

We invite you to visit our registry of Leadership Circle members, which honors the commitment of our most...

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