People we help
United Way of 1000 Lakes fights for the health, education, financial stability, and safety of every person in every neighborhood.
From infants to the elderly, from individuals to families, from fulfilling the most basic needs to fulfilling hopes and dreams, your contribution to the United Way of 1000 Lakes is working. People who are struggling are finding help. Kids are finding caring adults to guide and inspire them. Retirees are finding satisfaction through service.
We invite you to read stories about how generosity and action are leading change and improving people's lives all over the Itasca Area. Read Individual Stories