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More than 500 organizations in central Iowa hold annual workplace campaigns for United Way to boost their community impact. 

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LINC

LINC unites young professionals through giving and volunteering and focuses on central Iowans' essential needs, such as food and shelter.

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EDUCATION LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE

Leadership donors invest in middle school initiatives and help students make the transition to high school.
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Donors who are of African-American descent, identify as Black, or are an ally and are passionate Economic Opportunity issues. 

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WOMEN UNITED

Leadership donors focus on improving the quality of early learning and care so that all children can succeed in school and life.
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#1 city in per capita United Way giving per person employed, among cities raising $25 million or more