United Way of the Plains adds James Childers to staff

WICHITA, Kan., June 3, 2022 — James Childers has accepted the role of Accountant with United Way of the Plains. As a member of the finance team, Childers will work directly with the Chief Financial Officer and provide oversight in the accounts receivable and accounts payable functions of the organization. He will also assist with financial reporting and analysis for grant-related projects.

Childers has more than seven years of accounting experience. A Wichita native, he received his accounting degree from Wichita State University.


MEDIA CONTACT: Angie Prather, Vice President of Marketing and Chief Community Engagement Officer, (316) 267‑1321, ext. 4105, aprather@unitedwayplains.org

Photo of James Childers for download.
Click on photo to download.

Headshot of James Childers.

United Way of the Plains is a nonprofit and for-impact organization that focuses on health, education, financial stability and basic needs – the building blocks for a good quality of life and a strong community. Our mission is to improve lives by harnessing the caring power of our community to advance the common good in south central Kansas. Follow us on these social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and TikTok.


Published On: June 3, 2022


Our focus is on healtheducationfinancial stability and basic needs—the building blocks for a good quality of life and a strong community. Click below to learn more about what we’re doing, the programs we invest in and our lasting impact in each area.