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United Way is deeply committed to the health and well-being of our community and partners. We are monitoring ongoing event guidelines and recommendations due to COVID-19. We’re looking into hosting virtual events at this time and appreciate your support and participation as we work through these unprecedented times.

Save the Date

We have some exciting things coming up, so be sure to mark your calendars for these wonderful events!

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Unlock the Power Within You | With Chris Gardner
September 23, 2020 | 4-5:30PM

*Open to the community


Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from Chris Gardner, a critically acclaimed author, entrepreneur, single parent, speaker and philanthropist. Gardner’s autobiography, The Pursuit of Happyness inspired the critically acclaimed, iconic film starring Will Smith that follows his life after he experiences homelessness. During this virtual event, Gardner will talk about his experiences with poverty and how his love for his son helped him overcome difficult challenges. His message of empathy and hope will help you unlock your inner power and make a difference in our community.
Day of Caring - Save the Date 2021


For the safety and health of our community, we are not holding our annual Day of Caring volunteer day on September 18. We look forward to having volunteers out in our community to support Day of Caring 2021. If you or your organization is interested in a volunteer event, please reach out to our Director of Volunteer Engagement at

Annual Meeting (virtual event)
October 23, 2020


Our community has faced a multitude of challenges this past year, but United Way supporters have been there for our neighbors every step of the way! Join us as we recognize community members for their generosity and commitment to the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro. We’ll share an update on the important work that donors have helped us accomplish and honor this year’s Campaign Recognition Award winners and our “Citizens of the Year.”

Registration link coming soon!

Blue Collar Boxing (tentative)
Save the Date – 2021


For the safety and health of our community, we are not holding our annual Blue Collar Boxing fundraiser on November 25, 2020. We look forward to hosting this event in 2021. If you would like to learn more about signing up to fighter or sponsoring, please visit

Please contact our Senior Manager of Marketing at 402-522-7933 for inquiries.

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