Big Problems Call for Bold Goals

It is not about short-term charity, it is about lasting change.

Our United Way of Crawford County is committed to tackling the root causes of our community’s most challenging problems, implementing and supporting innovative strategies and ambitious visions of our future. Our Bold Goals are a collective vision for making our region stronger for everyone who calls it home.

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Acres of Adventure
Acres of Adventure
Acres of Adventure is a unique destination, located right on the farm. Its activities allow all ages to experience fun, hands-on activities. They are designed to connect the visitors with the world around them and help them to understand food, farming, and the environment. You’ll be so entertained that you won’t even realize you’re learning!

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Dont miss Walmart Wellness Day on Saturday, July 20! The Bucyrus Walmart will be performing FREE health tests, including cholesterol, glucose, and blood pressure screenings, and there will be coupons and giveaways! Download your FamilyWize Prescription Discount Card at to save on your prescriptions at the pharmacy.
Join us on Thursday, July 18 in Heise Park in Galion for Drive 4 UR Community! Take a 5 minute test drive in a new Ford vehicle and Ford & Donley Ford of Galion will donate $20 to United Way of Crawford County! So come check out the new cars and have a little fun; theres no obligation and youll be earning money for a good cause! Find more info on the event page here:
For all moms-to-be: check out this community baby shower coming up in August! 🧡

Thank you to Crawford County Public Health and Avita Health Systems for hosting this event each year! #bettertogether

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Such an awesome post!! Mentors are so important!!

Thank YOU United Way of Crawford County!!

Congrats to the US Womens National Soccer Team, and to all of the incredible athletes from around the world who made the 2019 Womens World Cup finals so exciting and empowering! Were working on some Bold Goals of our own at United Way of Crawford County; check them out at and follow us here to learn more!
If you’re not scared of a little rain, come on out and bounce around with us today and tomorrow at Pickle Run Festival!
Our offices will be closed today and tomorrow, July 4 & 5. Have a safe and happy Fourth of July!
#liveunited #celebrateunited
We are proud to work with Camp Michael in sponsoring their Wilderness Adventure summer camp! Campers enjoy crafts like woodworking and leather crafting, skill building including archery and plant & animal identification, and so much more - all for just $25 per Crawford County camper ($40 if out of county). Fee includes tent camping, hot meals, showers (also hot!), camp T-shirt, and all activities. Registration for 2019 Wilderness Adventure is now open; get more info and sign up here:
Take a minute to share your feelings about your quality of life in Crawford County by completing this simple survey from Crawford County Public Health & Crawford County Health Partners! Your input will be used to shape programming and plan spending for our community for years to come.
Congratulations to our very own Nadia Oehler on her graduation from the Crawford Partnership’s CU Lead program! 🧡#leadcrawford #liveunited

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Congrats, Nadia Oehler! ❤

Great job Nadia Oehler!

Go Nadia!

Congrats Nadia Oehler!!

Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, singers of songs. - Pam Brown

Happy Fathers Day! 🧡 #liveunited
Ashley at Cause 4 Creation joined us Thursday to photograph our Celebrity Bartender. Be sure to like her page and check out the fun moments she captured in the album below!
Summertime food insecurity for school-aged children and young adults is a real issue in most communities, including ours. No matter where you live, you can text FOOD to 877877 to receive a list of free summer lunch sites for youth near you.
We had a great time at the Dutchtown Farmers Market yesterday afternoon! The farmers market is held every Thursday from 3-6 PM at St. Johns Lutheran Church in New Washington. 

United Way of Crawford County provided a small grant towards the new community pavilion located in the church parking lot. Check out the beautiful pavilion and follow the Dutchtown Farmers Market Facebook page for updates on vendors and more! #liveunited

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So proud of all of are doing so good......thanks for the work and caring hearts

The Bucyrus Public Library will be serving free lunches for children 18 years or younger. Lunches start Monday, June 3rd. 🥪🍎

We’ll continue to post locations throughout the county that offer summer lunches. If your organization is a lunch site, let us know so we can share! #liveunited

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The Presbyterian Church on Popular Street is a new site this year, in addition to Bucyrus Elementary and Secondary as well as the parks. Galion Public Library is also a lunch site!

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Our Celebrity Bartender may be next Thursday, but here at the office it’s the best time of the year - purses are in for our September 14th Designer Purse Bingo! Be sure to follow our page for sneak peeks of the purses and information on ticket sales!

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Erin Kintz can we go for my bday?

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Our office is closed today in observance of #MemorialDay, as we honor and remember the men and women who have given their lives in service to our country.
Thank you to all those who serve.
Recently, we had the honor of accepting checks from Ohio Edison, a division of FirstEnergy. A huge thank you to Ohio Edison and their employees for supporting United Way of Crawford County and United Way of Marion County Ohio, Inc. 🧡

Joe Jakubick, regional external affairs consultant for Ohio Edison said, “We’re proud to support the United Way of North Central Ohio and grateful for their efforts to ensure the civic, economic and social well-being of the Crawford and Marion communities we’re privileged to serve.”

Pictured, left to right: Nadia Oehler, UWCC Manager; Joe Jakubick, Ohio Edison; Leslie Schneider, UWMC Manager
When you give to United Way, you give to local agencies helping local families. 

Thank you to the Crestline/Crawford County Disaster Action Team for their work and expertise.
Happy Mothers Day from United Way! ❤️ This #MothersDay weekend, we want to know - whats your favorite memory with mom?
Sponsorship opportunities are still available for Celebrity Bartender! If your organization is interested in supporting this fun event, contact United Way of Crawford County manager Nadia Oehler at #liveunited

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United Way Workplace Campaign

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The United Way Workplace Campaign unites employees in all offices or branches of a company, and gives them an opportunity to donate, volunteer and speak out for causes that matter to them. You can see the results in your own backyard, even as you’re part of a larger mission to affect change worldwide.

Why Conduct a Workplace Campaign?

  • Build employee morale and foster a sense of team spirit
  • Provide information on critical community issues and offers an opportunity to be a part of the solution
  • Connect your company and employees to the community
  • Help employees make informed investments

Why Partner with United Way?

  • Maximizes your impact
  • Collaborates on targeted community solutions
  • Addresses root causes of problems, not just symptoms
  • Measures results and reports back to you
  • Offers a centralized, community-wide fundraising approach
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Our Commitment to Transparency

In an effort to remain accountable to our investors, United Way of North Central Ohio serving Crawford, Marion, & Wyandot Counties is as transparent as possible with its financial records. Our annual audit is conducted by an independent CPA and is available below along with our annual IRS Tax Form 990. Our most recent Annual Reports to our investors are also archived below. We strive to ensure your investment has maximum impact in our community.

United Way of North Central Ohio continues to meet all twenty Standards for Charitable Accountability established by the Better Business Bureau.

2018 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report
2017 Form 990
2016 Annual Report
2016 Form 990
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