Impact Created by Your United Way: Second Quarter 2022

We are the problem-solvers, hand-raisers, game-changers. Here’s a summary of the impact your United Way created this quarter because of your support.


Facilitated 269 free skin cancer screenings at May 7 event led by area dermatologists and sponsored . . . [Read More]

United Way News You Can Use: May 2022

Helping victims of the April 29 tornados recover, rebuild and regain stability

United Way is harnessing the caring power of the community to assist those directly impacted by the April 29 tornados that struck Andover and surrounding areas. We have set up a fund to assist with long-term recovery efforts. Financial resources are currently the greatest need and . . . [Read More]

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Honor the ultimate sacrifice of those who defended our country by ‘earning it’

By Pete Najera, United Way President & CEO

The following OpEd appeared in the Wichita Eagle on Sunday, May 27, 2021. 

In the World War II movie “Saving Private Ryan,” there is a line toward the end when the character played by Tom Hanks lays dying on a bridge and whispers “Earn it,” to the soldier . . . [Read More]

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