United Way Events

United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties has many ways for you to get involved in our community. RSVP for one of our events and come learn more about our mission and direct work. 


 

Image
2023 Rise to the Challenge Award Winner- Abadan

2ND ANNUAL SPIRIT OF PHILANTHROPY AWARDS 

Thursday, July 11, Three Rivers Convention Center / 6:00 PM

United Way's Spirit of Philanthropy Awards recognize the extraordinary efforts of individuals, businesses, community partners, and volunteers who share our commitment in making a significant impact in the lives of our local children.

Join us in honoring local Champions of Philanthropy who have committed their support to creating better futures for our local kids. Enjoy an evening of recognition including

  • Community Spirit & Partner Awards
  • Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Decades of Distinction Donor Award
  • Grant Awards To 16 Local Nonprofits

Don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity to network with other local philanthropists and connect with community leaders! Enjoy dinner, refreshments and dessert!

Check out event photos here!


 

Image
Leadership Circle Event Photo

LEADERSHIP CIRCLE EVENT

Thursday, July 11 2024 - 5:00 PM

United Way's Leadership Circle is made up of donors who invest $1,000 or more each year and are the most generous, community-minded and influential individuals throughout Benton and Franklin Counties. Members of the Leadership Circle invest thousands of dollars each year to help United Way solve some of our most critical challenges. They also enjoy benefits of membership with annual events, networking, and volunteer opportunities. 


 

Image
FOT

7TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF TREES - ANNUAL GALA AND FUNDRAISER

Saturday, November 23 2024 - Details coming soon!

United Way's largest annual fundraiser, held each year in November. In 2023, we raised over $280,000 to help better the futures of our local kids and their caregivers. Guests enjoy a full service dinner, live and silent auction, dessert dash, and holiday cheer! 

View Photos Here