United Way of Goodhue, Wabasha & Pierce Counties

Mission Statement

The mission of United Way of Goodhue, Wabasha & Pierce Counties is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of our communities.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In the last year, our United Way has provided a total of $236,000 in grants to 27 local programs, provided 13,680 free books to local young children through our Imagination Library program, provided 58,623 missing meals through the Packing for the Weekend programs, facilitated 2 poverty simulations for a total of 79 attendees, engaged 305 volunteers, raised a total of $530,758 with 1,908 donors, maintained 48 active agencies on our volunteer management system GET CONNECTED, and saved local community members a total of $6,514 in prescription drug costs.
Current Goals 1-Ensuring all children in our service area are fully prepared for kindergarten. 2-Ensuring all youth in our service area are fully prepared for graduation. 3- Promoting access to health care (ensuring the underserved residing in our service area have access to affordable, quality health care including oral health care). 4-Promoting healthy lifestyles (supporting actions & strategies one engages in to achieve & maintain optimal long term health). 5-Promoting Mental Health (supporting a state of well being in which an individual realizes their own abilities, can cope with normal stresses of life & can work productively). 6-Hungry people have access to healthy food. 7-Youth and families achieve stable housing. 8-People are able to access safe and affordable transportation. 9-People are safe from violence and exploitation. 9-People are able to achieve financial stability. 10-People are able to access resources to achieve basic needs.
Community or Constituency Served Our United Way serves all community members throughout Goodhue and Wabasha Counties in Minnesota and Western Pierce County of Wisconsin.
Geographic Area Served We serve Goodhue and Wabasha Counties in Southeastern Minnesota and Western Pierce County in Wisconsin.

Reports & Finances

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Organization Last Reviewed on 08/08/2018

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413 West Third Street
Red Wing, MN 55066
Phone: 651-388-6309
Website: www.uw-gwp.org

General Information

Alternative Name: United Way of Goodhue, Wabasha & Pierce Counties, United Way of Goodhue County, United Way of Wabasha County, United Way of Pierce County, United Way of Red Wing,
EIN: 41-6043633
Principal Staff: Maureen Nelson
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 3.15
Number of Volunteers: 305
Number of Clients: 25,000 between internal programs and community partner supported programs
Ruling Year: 1962


Board Chair: Pete Willi
Number of Board Members: 16
Board Meetings with Quorum: 7
Average Member Attendance: 15.3

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