United Way Facts
United Way 101
There are thousands of United Way organizations across the USA, but...
  • Every United Way is governed by a local board of directors.
  • Every United Way sets goals and has a fundraising campaign.
  • Every United Way decides how best to invest the money raised to solve community problems.
What do I need to know about our United Way?
  • Donations stay where they are raised.
  • Volunteers keep fundraising costs low!
  • 85 cents of every dollar raised is given to local non-profit organizations.
  • 52 non-profit organizations are part of United Way of the Black Hills.
How does United Way decide where the money goes?
  • United Way agency visits
  • Community Needs Assessment
  • A local board of directors
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