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United Way of Butte and Anaconda has completed the four requirements to continue its membership in United Way Worldwide.
United Way of Butte and Anaconda announces their upcoming events: Community Baby Shower - July 30, 2017 - 2:00 to 5:00 at the Knights of Columbus Dress a... More +
United Way of Butte and Anaconda announces it will hold its annual Day of Caring on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The Day of Caring is a day the United Way... More +
Beginning on April 15th United Way of Butte and Anaconda will be partnering with Schwan's Cares to raise money for our Dress a Child event to be held in... More +
The annual Day of the Child, sponsored by United Way of Butte and Anaconda, brings together organizations that will provide FREE, FUN EDUCATIONAL... More +
Proceeds from the FedEx Diaper Drive were distributed as follows: Safe Space received six bags of toilet paper and personal hygiene items and diapers. 4 C... More +
The Stone Soup event was very successful.  Twenty Northwestern Energy - Data and Customer Care Center enployees assembled 72 containers of "Soup in a Jar... More +
Thank you every one and everybody for making the 2016 Dress a Child event a great success.   United Way of Butte and Anaconda and the Salvation Army are... More +
Our Dress a Child event will be held Thursday, August 25 from 5:00 to 9:30.  You can volunteer to be a Shopping Buddy for 1 hour or 4 hours.  We will have... More +
Our Day of Caring was held June 21.  We had two projects and 19 volunteers to complete them.  Our supplies were funded by Kimberley Clark Depend brand... More +

Volunteer Opportunities

"In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us."  Flora Edwards.

Program Oversight

Board of Directors -

1 meeting per month/ 10 X per year - 3 year appointment.

The affairs of this corporation will be under the direction of an Administrative Board.  The Administrative Board will be volunteers and not paid personnel of this corporation nor paid personnel of any agency and/or program receiving financial support from this corporation.

Allocation Committees -

4 nights commitment - in February/March.  This volunteer committee recommends the addition/deletion of agencies and/or programs to the Board.  This committee will make recommendations to the Board concerning allocations of campaign contributions.

Events

Day of Caring -

Volunteers are needed to provide "sweat equity" to those in need - senior homeowners and UW agencies.  14 volunteers in 2015 -  1 day

Dress a Child -

Volunteers become "Shopping Buddies" to assist school-age children spend their $100 allotment for thepurchase of school clothes prior to the opening of school.  159 children were assisted by 74 volunteers in 2015 - 1 evening

Stone Soup -

Volunteersare called upon to contriute an ingredient for the making of a quantity of Stone Soup that is then packaged and delivered to the Butte Emergency Food Bank.  This effort is in conjunction with the National Center for Appropriate Technology Garden Gleaning Project.  7 volunteers provided 71 containers in 2015 - 1 day.

Diaper and TP Drives -

Volunteers can assist by collecting these non-food stamp eligible commodities from fellow employees, social connections or organization members that will be distributed to food banks in Butte and Anaconda and UW agencies offering resident programs.  On going.

To volunteer, call 782-1255 or online at www.uwbutteanaconda.org