our work

At United Way, we champion our community's children and provide pathways out of poverty. We impact the lives of neighbors across 14 counties in Southwest Missouri.
Counties Served & Our Impact

what we fund

We are our community's unifying force. We see the bigger picture. And, through our large collaborative network, we invest in needs that can't be met by a single organization. 

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our programs

We offer a variety of programs and ways to engage in the community, making it a better place to live, work & play.

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our events

Consider joining us for one of our signature events like our annual campaign kickoff or Day of Caring. Connect. Have fun. Help create lasting, positive change in the Ozarks.

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