Our Vision

United Way envisions a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, income stability, and healthy lives.

Our Mission

United Way of NWA is a forward thinking organization working to improve the capacity of individuals and families by mobilizing the caring power of our community through collaboration with our partners.

Our Core Values

  • Stewardship: We are thoughtful, prudent and honest with the use of funds and hold ourselves  accountable on every decision.
  • Excellence Driven: We routinely scrutinize our actions/programs to ensure impact is meaningful and relevant and then refine and adjust
  • Innovative: we think outside the box and look ahead to bring awareness to the ever-changing needs of the community to improve the quality of living.
  • Collaboration: We lead and connect with the community, non-profits and local businesses to bring people together to address common issues.
  • Impactful: We offer solutions to guide other organizations to be most effective in serving the community.

 United Way of Northwest Arkansas is an independently-governed 501(c)3 nonprofit organization connected to a network of more than 1,400 local United Ways through United Way Worldwide. We have our own board of directors and focus our work creating long-lasting changes by addressing the underlying causes of problems within our community. United Way of Northwest Arkansas proudly serves Benton, Madison, McDonald and Washington counties.


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