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United Way of the Lewis & Clark Area

All people should have the opportunity to be educated, engaged, prosperous, and healthy.

2017 Funded Projects

Thanks to you, projects to improve our community health, education, and financial stability are being funded!  Learn more by clicking here.

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When you choose to LIVE UNITED, you support our efforts to ensure children are school ready, empower individuals to increase their financial stability, improve community mental health, and make homelessness rare, brief and non-recurring.

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Early Childhood Coalition of the Greater Helena Area

The first five years matter. We lead the Early Childhood Coalition of the Greater Helena Area, a group of dozens of local child care providers, healthcare providers, advocates, nonprofits, schools, community advocates, and more who are dedicated to young children and their families in our local communities.

Helena Resource Advocates

We lead the Helena Resource Advocates, a group of local health and human service providers who are committed to working together to solve some of our community’s toughest challenges around food accessibility and security, affordable housing, homelessness, and more.

Volunteer Helena

Looking for a meaningful volunteer experience?  Check out, where we post volunteer opportunities from a variety of nonprofits throughout the area!

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2019 Board of Directors

United Way of the Lewis and Clark Area is pleased to announce its 2019 Board of Directors! Steve Rock (Board Chair), Suzi Stanger (Board Vice Chair), Angie Murdo (Treasurer), Nancy Granger-Cormier (Secretary), Wilmot Collins, Bev Blokzyl, Andy Fjeseth, Riley Kurtz,...

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New Year, Same Tax Help!

Taxes aren't the way most of us want to start off a New Year, but with Free Tax Help Clinics, getting your basic tax return completed and filed is a breeze! IRS-certified volunteers are available on site to help you prepare and file your basic tax return. They can...

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