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News & Events

  • Funds Available for Venture Grants The United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma is making $16,225.00 available for Venture Grants for area non-profits. This funding is in addition to the regular allocations provided to the…
    Sunday, 11 March 2018
  • Exceeding Our 2017-18 Fundraising Goal of $750,000 Exceeding Our 2017-18 Fundraising Goal of $750,000 United Way Executive Director Dan Schiedel said the organization reached $770,971.77 in funding, far above the goal of $750,000. He said a generous contribution from the late Dr. Robert Shuttee…
    Sunday, 04 February 2018
  • Just Launched: “One Hundred Donors for $100,000” United Way of Enid & NW Oklahoma has created a year-end challenge to move closer toward its goal of $750,000. These much-needed funds go to 15 non-profit agencies in our…
    Thursday, 07 December 2017
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Our mission is to impact our community by identifying, prioritizing, and facilitating the meeting of human serve needs.

In support of this mission, United Way of Enid seeks to help increase the organizational capacity of people to care for one another.

  • Our 60 programs serve more than 37,000 people.
  • Our venture grants support legal aid services, developmentally disabled job training, drug awareness & prevention, alternative school summer programs, medical supplies co-ops, and access to healthcare services.
  • 99% of your donations stay within the Enid region.
  • We support numerous community task forces:
    • Suicide Prevention Task Force
    • Drug & Alcohol Task Force
    • Domestic Violence Task Force
    • Smart Start
    • Enid Metro Commission
    • Health Planning Council
    • Youth Opportunity Task Force
    • Emergency Assistance Task Force
    • Christmas Connection
    • And more.
  • Our first recorded local campaign was conducted in 1934.
  • All decisions on how our funds are allocated are made by volunteer committees made up of local community members.
  • United Way of Enid & all partner agencies have annual independent fiscal oversight.