United Way Campaign Update 12-5-17

United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN) announces that $300,710.50 in donations and pledges have been recorded to date during the annual fund-raising campaign.  This equates to 50.1% of the $600,000 campaign goal.

Over the last 15 years, United Way of Southwest Minnesota has re-invested more than $5.9 million locally to benefit the lives of our friends and neighbors. More than 50,000 local people are being served through United Way of Southwest Minnesota initiatives, community partner programs and partnerships in 2017-18.

United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. LIVE UNITED. In Southwest Minnesota, we focus on health, education, financial stability, hunger and safety & well-being.  Your donation to UWSWMN will go to work to improve the lives of people living in the following school districts in MN: Canby, Clarkfield, Dawson/Boyd, Echo, Fulda, Hendricks, Ivanhoe, Lake Benton, Lakeview, Lynd, Marshall, Milroy, Minneota, Murray County Central, Russell-Tyler-Ruthton, Tracy Area, Westbrook-Walnut Grove and Yellow Medicine East (public, private and charter).

Your donation goes far…but not far away. Contributions can be made online at www.UnitedWaySWMN.org or mailed to UWSWMN, PO Box 41, Marshall, MN 56258. The annual campaign runs through January 31, 2018.