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Our work. It’s the core of what we do in the Greater Kansas City community. Through it, we continually focus on building a better community for us all. It’s how we impact the community, and it’s work that addresses key needs at every stage of a person’s life.
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When you give to United Way, your donations help create positive, long-lasting change in the community.
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It’s about understanding the issues, speaking up and promoting your beliefs.
The Inaugural Ride United Poker Run
October 14, 2017, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Benefiting UWGKC's one-stop veteran's resource, the Veteran's Navigator.
The ride will begin at the UAW lot in Claycomo, MO and end at A Little BBQ Joint, in Independence, MO. Additional stops to be announced.
Kansas City Turkey Trot
November 23, 2017, 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Philanthropic Experiences, Volunteer Opportunities
2 ways to get involved:
1. Day-of: Volunteer opportunities include registration assistant, post-race registration/food, course marshal or water station
2. Day before: Packet pick up
United Way 2-1-1
Get help. Give help. Call 2-1-1. United Way 2-1-1 spans a 23-county area, including seven counties in Kansas and 16 in Missouri, and has access to literally thousands of resources.
Thank You to Our Donors
Our donors. Without them, our work wouldn’t be possible.
Nominations Now Open!
Nominations are now open for the Adele Hall Spirit of Caring Award and the Corporate Pinnacle Award. Nominate an individual or a company for United Way's most prestigious awards presented at our annual Spirit of Caring event in September. Click here for award criteria and nomination forms.