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Welcome to the United Way of Van Wert County

Celebrating 99 years!!  Established in 1922 to “increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another”, the United Way of Van Wert County contributes to many area non-profit organizations through programs funded by an annual campaign drive… read more.


Fiesta Fun Friday! Thanks to everyone who participated in Fiesta! Fun Friday on May 7th!  There were lots of fun games, great music (by DJ Mike Schlagbaum), delicious food from food truck vendors and thirst-quenching adult beverages!  We even celebrated Executive Director, Vicki Smith’s birthday!  When all was said and done, over $14,000 was raised […]

Fiesta Fun Friday Event

We are excited to announce that we will be having our year-end campaign event, Fiesta Fun Friday Reverse Raffle coming Friday, May 7, 2021.  This event is going to take on a very different feel this year as we are moving it to the Wassenberg Art Center.  The event will offer an indoor/outdoor option. Things […]

Virtual Cupcake Wars 2021 Final Results

Thank you Van Wert Manor for partnering with us in this year’s Virtual Cupcake Wars! So much creativity was shown by our gracious bakers representing our agencies. And THANK YOU VAN WERT COUNTY for your generosity. Each agency will receive the dollars donated.  The total raised for fundraising event was $6,540.00 Congratulations to baker Leah […]