Grade-level reading matters for success in school: if a child does not read proficiently at grade level by the end of 3rd grade, he or she is 4X more likely to drop out of highschool (and 6X more likely if that child lives in poverty).
The generosity of many individuals in the Omaha area have empowered United Way of the Midlands to invest with the goal to reduce poverty in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area. To learn more about how we invest, visit:
We love our volunteers! For individual or group volunteer opportunities, please contact Dani Ohlman at email@example.com or 402-522-7949.