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This Saturday, November 16th. 7-9pm. Stocks N Bonds Omaha
Come see the official reveal of WHO is fighting WHO at Blue Collar Boxing! Will it be an electrician versus an ironworker? A plumber versus an insulator? Come find out, cheer on your favorite fighter and get pumped for the big night on November 27th. Blue Collar Boxing proceeds benefit United Way of the Midlands and the Nebraska Center for Workforce Development and Education.


It’s that time year of again for Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium family zoo memberships! If your student is in third grade AND attends a qualifying school in the metro, your family can receive a FREE, one-year family membership. To see if you qualify, simply call 2-1-1, text OmahaZoo to 898211 or click the button below. Families have until the end of November to apply. Special thanks to the Henry Doorly Zoo for this amazing partnership!


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! As we near the end of 2019, we wanted to provide a comprehensive look at what your donation does for families in our metro. Whether you are passionate about supporting domestic violence survivors, providing food for families or supporting young students to succeed in school, United Way of the Midlands is here to help you make the biggest impact in our community. Learn more by utilitzing our year-end giving guide.

2-1-1 HELPLINE GOES 24/7

Individuals in need in our metro can now access helpline specialists around the clock through our 2-1-1 Helpline. Get in touch today with questions about utility and rent assistance, food, shelter, abuse, counseling, child and senior services and more.
Call 2-1-1 or text your zip code to 898211


Kellogg Company, Boxed and United Way of the Midlands know that, even months later, families impacted by flooding need help meeting their basic needs – and that includes having a chance to take a breath, relax and have fun. That’s why we partnered to put on a free event for families affected by flooding at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.

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Everything that happens at United Way begins and ends with YOU.

A generous and community-minded citizen who wants to know strong programs are there to make life better for people in need. People you may never meet, yet you want to know they have the tools and opportunities to build a better life for themselves and their families.

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Blue Collar Boxing

50 unions. 12 matches. The winner? Our community! November 27, 2019 at Baxter Arena.


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