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Community Goal:


80 Years Strong

Your donation to the Columbus Area United Way supports:

17 Partner Agencies providing 30 different programs in our community
1 in 6 community members served through those programs
98 cents of every dollar stays in our community

This is the very best way to help the most people in our area at one time. United Way donations will help our
neighbors and friends who live and work in Platte, Boone, Butler, Colfax, Nance, and Polk counties.

How you can donate:

Donate through your workplace
Donate online –
Be a leadership donor
Be an iPledge member –
Mail directly to Columbus Area United Way
Scan the QR Code to your phone
TEXT “CAUW” to 402-564-5661

Programs funded by Columbus Area United
Way based on measurable impact in
Education, Financial Stability and Health.
Arc of Platte County
1. Advocacy and Support Program
2. Camps, Activities and Respite Program
Big Pals~Little Pals
3. Mentoring Program
Boy Scouts
4. Youth Development Program
5. Child Advocacy and Support Program
Center for Sexual Assault and Domestic
Violence Survivors
6. Prevention, Education and Direct Victim
Services Programming
Columbus Emergency Relief
7. Financial Assistance Program
Columbus Family YMCA
8. Financial Assistance Program
9. I CAN Camp
Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska
10. Outreach Program
Habitat for Humanity
11. Annual Home Building Program
Northeast NE Child Advocacy Center
12. Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Victim
Platte County Food Pantry
13. Food Assistance Program
Platte Valley Literacy Association
14. Citizenship Class
15. Employability Skills/Computer Class
16. English as a Second Language
17. GED Preparation Class

Royal Family Kids - Columbus
18. Resident Camp for Abused and
Neglected Kids
School District of Columbus Foundation
19. After School Program
20. Mentoring Program
Youth and Families for Christ
21. After School Drop-In’s and
Crisis/Prevention Classes
22. C.O.R.E. Crisis and Suicide Prevention
23. Healthy Hearts & Souls Exercise and
Cooking Classes

Programs directly coordinated by Columbus
Area United Way team providing
measurable impact in Education, Financial
Stability and Health.
24. 2-1-1
25. Getting Ahead/ Bridges Out of Poverty
26. Imagination Library
27. Kindergarten Readiness Camp
28. Student Health (Medical Financial
Assistance) Program
Born Learning Trail
FamilyWize/SingleCare Discount Prescription
Drug Program
Little Free Libraries
My Free Taxes
Online Service Directory

Board of Directors
Chad Gonka,
Board President
Dallas Beshaler,
Vice President
Joe Steffensmeier

Sarah Pillen
Greg Jarecke
Vanessa Oceguera
Natasha Van Diest
Mark Mercer

Collette Zakrzewski
Aaron Plas
Dann Smith
Kurt Shevlin
Heidi Klevemann

Al Starzec
Chip Kay
Jen Knowlton
Katy McNeil
Eric Hall

Joshua Johnson
Diann Schacher
Tanya Feffer
Claudia Lanuza

Hope Freshour – Executive Director
Jo Suess – Development Director
Tammy Bichlmeier – Community Navigator
Sue Hoge – Community Information Coordinator

Roberta Miksch – Collective Impact Director
Bellyni Maldonado – Bilingual Community Response Coach
Reghan Kabes – Community Response Coach
Adilene Perez- Full Service Community School Coordinator

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