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United Way of Olmsted County

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United Way of Olmsted County

United Way of Olmsted County unites people and resources to improve lives in the community with a focus on education, health, and financial stability – the building blocks for a good quality of life. We do this by convening the community to address key issues, collaborating to achieve a measurable impact, and connecting human and financial resources to achieve our mission.

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Gift Examples

What Your Dollar Can Do (over 26 pay periods)
Contribution per pay period:     
• $5.00 provides 9 students in Olmsted County with backpacks and school supplies, ensuring that all students have the tools they need to start school ready to succeed.  
• $10.00 connects 24 residents with vital local resources like housing, food, and financial services through the 211 Program.  
• $20.00 provides 5 seniors with social visits from friendly volunteers, helping people of all ages build positive relationships and improve their health.     
• $50.00 helps 275 Olmsted County residents access healthy, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food. 
• $100.00 gives 4 people access to adult education to improve their English and practice life skills.

Designation Policy

You may designate all or a portion of your United Way contribution to any 501(c)3tax-exempt organization.

Administration Fee

10% Administration Fee applied if gift is designated outside of United Way of Olmsted County.

Primary Region


Affiliated Charities

• Ability Building Community 
• Barbershop and Social Services 
• Bear Creek Services 
• Boys and Girls Club of Rochester 
• Byron Public Schools 
• Center City Housing 
• Channel One 
• Damascus Way Re-Entry Center  
• Elder Network 
• Ethiopian Community of Rochester  
• Families First of Minnesota 
• Family Promise Rochester 
• Family Service Rochester  
• Good News Children’s Center 
• Hawthorne Education Center 
• Intercultural Mutual Assistance Association 
• Intermix Project  
• Legal Assistance of Olmsted County 
• Listos Preschool and Childcare 
• Next Chapter Ministries 
• Pamoja Women  
• Recovery is Happening 
• Salvation Army 
• Women’s Shelter and Support Center


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Any 501(c)3 Designations

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