Education

United Way focuses on education

United Way of Western Nebraska partners with local agencies to support education of children, youth and families.  When communities and public, private and nonprofit sectors work together, we can make a huge impact on the lives in our community.

Our Partner Agencies

  • Alliance MOPS (Box Butte County)
  • Banisters Leadership Academy (Box Butte & Scotts Bluff Counties)
  • Boy Scouts of America, Adventure West Council (Scotts Bluff County)
  • Carnegie Arts Center (Box Butte County)
  • Guadalupe Center (Scotts Bluff County)

Our Strategy

We partner with local agencies that are making a difference through education in the lives of youth in our communities.  United Way's model focuses on supportive communities, effective schools and strong families — strategies and approaches rooted in research.

How You Can Help

To reach our goal, we need your help! The strategies proven to work are those that connect communities to their schools which include parent involvement, literacy volunteers in the classroom, mentors for disadvantaged students, and business/community leaders who are engaged in early childhood advocacy. Click on Volunteer to help. to see how your involvement can better education in your communities today!