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United Way of Butte and Anaconda has completed the 2018 United Way Worldwide membership requirements.
Our Dress a Child event will be held Tuesday, August 28 from 5:00 to 9:30.  You can volunteer to be a Shopping Buddy for 1 hour or 4 hours.  We will have... More +
This year the Dress a Child Event will take place Tuesday, August 28, 2018.  Applications for this event may be picked up at Butte 4 C's, Action Inc., Big... More +
We need additional volunteers for our Day of Caring to be held June 21, beginning at 10:00.  We will be helping Senior Citizens this year by cleaning... More +
This year's Day of the Child was held May 5, at the Butte Mall.  The theme was Celebrations "R" Fun.  We had 108 children and 13 agencies participate in... More +
We had another successful Citywide Baby Shower this year.  We had thirteen mothers participate.  They received gifts, played games and participated in... More +
United Way has signed up with Schwans-Cares to raise money for our 2018 Dress a Child event to be held this August.    By placing an order through Schwans... More +
We need donations for our Community Baby Shower to be held April 29 at 2:00 pm.  Please contact us if you can help.
Come join us for Day of The Child at the Butte Plaza Mall, May 5 from 10:00 to 2:00.
We want to thank the volunteers who helped with our Stone Soup event.  With the ingredients they provided and their help in the kitchen, we were able to... 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