To impact poverty, we focus the efforts of many to help our neighbors stand strong – by addressing basic needs, and fostering success in the classroom and the workplace.

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2016 annual report

We are please to share with you United Way of the Midlands' 2016 Annual Report, a record of the success that we’ve achieved over the past fiscal year and a blueprint for how we hope to shape our future. 

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Register groups or individuals for our city-wide volunteer event, Day of Action, held on June 21st. Multiple locations and time slots available. Volunteers will be reading to kids as their "reading buddy".


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Rock out to read

Join us for the 2nd annual Rock Out To Read benefit concert at Reverb Lounge on Jun 23rd. All proceeds will go to the Book Trust program. The event is hosted by the UWM Young Professionals Council.


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Your donation creates real results for people who live right here in the Omaha Metro. When you give to United Way of the Midlands, you're making a difference for thousands of our neighbors in need. Thank you for making our community strong.



United Way of the Midlands creates lasting change in the lives of the Omaha metropolitan area's most vulnerable. The programs we fund impact real people, and their stories show how powerful our donors are in impacting the future of children, adults and families in our community. We invite you to hear how United Way partnerships are strengthening the lives of local clients, giving them the resources they need to succeed in the present and in the future.

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It starts with a dream. Or a spark of inspiration. A gut feeling that it’s time for something new. Something better. A challenge that can’t be ignored, or denied. An unmet need. A desire to embrace “the good” in a life, but overcome the past. To start fresh. Brighten the future.

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