Together, United Way of Central Iowa and Drake University strengthen our local community. The strategic vision of the United Way of Central Iowa is to unite central Iowans to foster a thriving community – one that is equitable, engaged, and empowered.
Once a year, in an effort to fund these labors, Drake University faculty and staff hold a fundraising campaign. Year after year, our employee’s generosity earns Drake University the distinction of being the #1 United Way campaign among colleges and universities in central Iowa.
Additionally, Drake is home to three United Way of Central Iowa agencies: