Generous Community Care Fund donors entrust United Way of the Midlands (UWM) to invest funds into programs in the greater Omaha, Bellevue and Council Bluffs metro area through the investment process. These dollars help nonprofit organizations address the needs of those living in or at-risk for poverty. Volunteers review and score grant applications, attend program presentations, and make funding recommendations. This important work begins each January, with an orientation to the CIRT process for new volunteers and a refresher session for returning volunteers.
We are looking for volunteers who are invested in United Way’s guiding principles of transparency, accountability, partnership and engagement. These volunteers are community members who:
TOTAL ESTIMATED TIME COMMITMENT: 40-45 hours over a 4-month period