United Way Closing the Gap to 2022 Goal

SIDNEY – The Shelby County United Way has exceeded $1 million raised for the 2022 campaign as of the finale luncheon at the Shelby County Veterans Center on Nov. 3. The goal for the year is $1.35 million. Additional donations are expected over the next several weeks. Campaign Chair Duane Gaier and Board Chair Chad […]

Uniting for Impact for the Communities Most Critical Needs

The Shelby County United Way partners with non-profit agencies to fight for critical human needs and to help them rebuild from adversity. To ensure the dollars invested in the United Way campaign are impacting the most critical human needs and to ensure accountability, each partner agency goes through the allocation process. During this process the […]

United Way Partners to Promote Health & Well Being & Supports Community Initiatives

Providing accountability and ensuring the community’s dollars are impacting Shelby County’s greatest needs is what the allocation process is all about for the Shelby County United Way. Every year the process in which five allocation teams consisting of over forty people including Board Members, Company, and Community Volunteers conduct agency reviews. The teams are comprised […]

United Way Ensures Dollars Impact Greatest Community Needs

The annual Shelby County United Way partner agency allocation process provides accountability and ensures the community’s dollars are impacting Shelby County’s greatest needs. The process is done in March and April every year in which five allocation teams consisting of over forty people including Board Members, Company, and Community Volunteers conduct agency reviews. The teams […]

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Digital Giving and Tracking Added to 2022 Shelby County United Way (SCUW) “United for Impact” Campaign

Last year, SCUW raised over $1.3 million dollars. 99% of all money raised remains local. Almost 18,000 Shelby County residents directly benefitted from United Way partner agencies in 2021. The number served is larger when individuals impacted by special project grants, POWER grants and Student United Way grants are included. On Thursday, September 8 th […]

2022 United Way Campaign leaders announced

SIDNEY — Duane Gaier, Shelby County United Way 2022 Campaign Chair, has announced the volunteer team to lead the 65th United Way fall campaign. The theme this year is “United for Impact.” Gaier, Ed Thomas, Large Manufacturing Division Leader, and Scott Barr, President of the Shelby County United Way, have started the process of making […]