When we look at our community, we don't just see "what is." We see what could be. We see opportunity. And potential. And resolve.
We invest ourselves in this community, because this is more than where we live. This is who we are. Every day, we are energized by the call to marshal the resources of our community.
2015 Tax Sites Now Open
If you're in need of tax assistance this year, there are a number of local free tax preparation sites ready to assist you! Thanks to a partnership between the EITC Coalition Omaha, Family Housing Advisory Services, Inc. and United Way of the Midlands, local residents can get the help they need, ensuring that everyone gets the tax refund they deserve. See the list of tax sites, or contact 2-1-1 for more information
United Way Joins Adolescent Health Project
United Way has joined the Adolescent Health Project, a multi-organization effort to increase the sexual knowledge and health of youth in the Omaha metro area. United Way's contribution to the project is provided through the 2-1-1 Call Center, answering calls on the Teen/Young Adult Line and providing information and referals on personal and health-related information and programs. The confidential and anonymous service would provide an additional avenue for teens and young adults to get information on medically-accurate sexual and reproductive health education. Calls to 2-1-1 are free, confidential and can be made at any time of night or day.
Multiple job openings are available at United Way of the Midlands. See the qualifications and how you can apply to join our team.