About Us


The Waverly-Shell Rock Area United Way improves lives and strengthens the education, income & health of our communities by securing funds and promoting services for those in need.

This includes fundraising for United Way partner agencies, educating the community regarding community needs, assisting member agencies, operating a volunteer center, and supporting the United Way 2-1-1 crisis phone number.

United, We Are Stronger 

United Way is one of the best vehicles to build strong communities and help people who are in need. It is a system based on the principlal that united, we are stronger that we can ever be alone.

You Can Trust United Way

  • The money raised locally is spent locally! 
  • United Way is committed to keeping costs low.
  • United Way determines the greatest need in the community and funds those needs.
  • United Way touches the lives of one of four people in the community.

Thank You

United Way works because of the generosity of the people in the Waverly and Shell Rock areas who give their time and money to strengthen their community. To volunteers, contributors, and to anyone who has been involved with United Way - Thank you!

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Local United Way Learns from Community Focus Groups

Connecting people, raising funds, meeting local community needs, efficient, trusted, and being an all-around community asset. These are some of key qualities that come to the minds of area citizens when they think about the Waverly-Shell Rock Area United Way organization.
These revelations are but one of the outcomes from a series of focus group interviews commissioned by the W-SR Area United Way Board of Directors. Click here for a more detailed report.

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