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Status as of 10/11/2019.  We need your help.  By helping us fill the thermometer you can help over 6,000 people in our communities.
If you are an AmazonSmile customer, you can now support United Way of Butte and Anaconda in the Amazon shopping app on your Android device! Simply follow... More +
United Way of Butte and Anaconda gives a big THANK YOU to the 77 volunteers, community donors and Walmart for the successful completion of our 2019 Dress... More +
  Take a $10 chance on taking this adorable playhouse home Proceeds will benefit United Way’s Children’s events. Tickets can be purchased at the offices... More +
The United Way of Butte and Anaconda Annual Meeting will be held July 10, 2019 at noon in the United Way conference room.  New Board Members will be... More +
The office will be open from 9:15 to 1:00 for the next few weeks.  We will notify you when it will be open full-time again.
Day of the Child - 91 children learned "Birthdays R Fun".
United Way of Butte and Anaconda is pleased to announce their 2019-2020 allocation process.  Local non-profit human services organizations that are in... 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