Because it happens here, your gift matters here

The United Way of Nodaway County invests contributions effectively and efficiently. What is raised here in Nodaway County to help families, friends, neighbors and co-workers.
Here is a list of programs who receive funding from your local United Way:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nodaway County:

Helping children reach their potential through professionally supported one-to-one relationships

Girl Scouts of Northeast Kansas and Northwest Missouri

Helping Nodaway County girls build courage, confidence, and character

Nodaway County 4-H

Teaching youth leadership, citizenship, and life skills

Pony Express Council Boy Scouts

Preparing young people of Nodaway County to make moral and ethical choices over their lifetime

Nodaway County Community Building

Providing facilities for community activities at low cost (at no charge to youth programs)

Nodaway County Senior Center

Delivering meals to Nodaway County residents who do not have the funds to contribute to their meals

The Ministry Center

The Backpack Buddy program which provides weekend meals to Nodaway County students of low-income households

Nodaway County School Nurses

Provides medical equipment to each Nodaway County school nurse

Children and Family Center of Northwest Missouri

Provides shelter and other support services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault

Children’s Mercy Hospital

Provides medical care for children in Nodaway County that are under-insured or uninsured

Health Emergency Lifeline

Provides emergency assistance to Nodaway County residents allowing them to remain independent in their homes

Nodaway County Recreation and Education for Adults with Disabilities

Provides activities for adults with developmental disabilities and provides disability awareness for future educators