Mentors Matter

Health Goal: Improve community mental health. Kids today face many challenges.  There is more pressure than ever to succeed in school, fit in with their peers, and find their place in life.  In Lewis and Clark County alone: 27% of high school and 41% of middle school...

Child Care Opportunities

Financial Stability Goal: Empower individuals to increase their financial stability.   Montana’s childcare industry is short of enough slots to accommodate our children by 25%.  Safe, affordable childcare is more difficult and expensive to arrange than ever, and...

Feeding Minds and Bodies

Financial Stability Goal: Empower individuals to increase their financial stability. A Meals on Wheels program participant receives their daily meal delivery.   Isolation and poor nutrition are proven to have a negative impact on mental health.  That’s why over...

Office Science – Butterflies!

United Way focuses on health, education, financial stability, and basic needs.  We decided to do our own office science project this spring and we ordered caterpillars for a butterfly garden!  We watched the caterpillars eat, grow, form their chrysalises, and emerge...