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Save the Date for 2024 Events
Day of Caring – April 18th
United Way Classic – May 6th-11th
Touch A Truck – June 18th
Fill the Bus – July 26th – 27th
Power of the Purse – October Date TBD
What’s Happening Now
Healthcare coverage is one of the top concerns for people in our community. United Way of Fort Smith Area is committed to helping increase access to affordable health care and getting everyone the medicine they need. Many people who live and work in our community...
United Way golf tournament raises $88,000 Andreas Halvorsen was champion Saturday at Hardscrabble FROM STAFF REPORTS Fort Smith Times Record The Fort Smith United Way Classic committee surrounded champion Andreas Halvorsen Saturday after he won the the 2022 golf...
FORT SMITH, Arkansas (December 15, 2021) – To assist with home heating costs this winter, Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corporation (AOG) recently donated ten thousand dollars to the Fort Smith United Way. These funds will be used to help low-income families who are...
SingleCare Prescription Discount Program
Everyone in the community can use the SingleCare prescription drug discount cards for prescription medicine. Not just people with no insurance. There are no usage, age, or income limits.
Healthcare coverage is one of the top concerns for people in our community. United Way of Fort Smith Area is committed to helping increase access to affordable health care and getting everyone the medicine they need. Many people who live and work in our community struggle to pay their bills and have to choose between getting the medicine they need and paying for food, rent, or utilities.
Our United Impact
100% of Your Donation Goes to Local Programs
The United Way of Fort Smith Area provides funding, advocacy, and volunteers to 31 Partner Agencies in Sebastian, Crawford, Franklin, and Logan counties in Arkansas and Sequoyah and LeFlore counties in Oklahoma. Every year, over 700,000 individual services are provided to citizens of all ages in this community.
Local school children received nutritional meals and snacks on weekends.
Men, women, and children received services and entered counseling to help them cope with crisis, abuse, and addiction.
Youth and teens took part in recreational, educational, and character-building activities.
Local children received quality per-school services and early learning materials.
Men, women, and children experiencing homelessness and instability were provided safe shelter and basic needs.
Adults returned to school, attended literacy programs, and were provided job training to help become prepared for society and the workforce.