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Encouraging the love of reading can certainly have a positive effect on young kids. That’s why United Way of Central Oklahoma provided a literacy event today at Kaiser Elementary School and Hayes Elementary School in Oklahoma City as part of the Successful Kids initiative.


We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.


“Every year, thousands of generous donors respond to the needs of our community through their support of this fundraising effort,” said Debby Hampton, President and CEO, United Way of Central Oklahoma.

Hear from this year's Campaign Chair Carl Edwards  


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Pancake Breakfast, 2014 Campaign Goal Reveal, and Movie Night
United Way of Central Oklahoma kicks off the annual 2014 United Way Campaign at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014 with the annual pancake breakfast and family movie night on the baseball field at 7:30 p.m., at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.


Campaign Kickoff - Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark - September 5, 2014
7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast & 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. Family Movie Night


Partner Agencies invite public for first-hand look of social services programming in our community

OKLAHOMA CITY - United Way of Central Oklahoma offers an inside view of social services provided by its Partner Agencies through United Way Live Bus Tours. The option for a full or express tour introduces the public to the United Way Partner Agencies and the programs funded by United Way contributions in central Oklahoma.


Board Serve Program now taking applications through August 20.  We are looking for diverse individuals who are interested in becoming nonprofit board members.


United Way of Central Oklahoma kicked off the United Way Pacesetter Campaign with its annual Pacesetter Games on Thursday on the lawn at American Fidelity.


2014 Day of Action will run June 24-26 as a sports equipment drive for kids!  Check out our list of items we would like to collect to help our kids become healthier and happier in our community!