About Us

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United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties strives for a community where all individuals and families achieve their potential through education, financial stability and healthy lives. We improve the quality of life for every person in our community. 

In order to live better, we must live United.

WHAT DOES UNITED WAY DO?

To drive lasting change in our community, United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties helps the community as a whole by addressing all needs of an individual, as people have more than one need. We connect people and organizations, accomplishing more together than any one of us can do on our own. We partner with local nonprofits, businesses, and government and social service agencies to address our community's greatest needs and build pathways for individuals and families to independence and happiness.

Our Goal

United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties envisions caring communities where all individuals and families have access to quality education and the opportunity to lead healthy and financially secure lives.

EDUCATION: 
All children will succeed in school and graduate from high school.

HEALTH:
All people will receive the care they need to be safe and healthy.

FINANCIAL STABILITY: 
All people will have access to the support they need to eat, have a safe place to sleep, and be financially stable.