United Way of Northeastern Minnesota presents many events that support our programs.
Your participation in these events helps to raise more than $200,000 annually!



Flavor of the North 
April 25, 2024, Club Mesabi - Range Recreation Civic Center (Eveleth) 

Taste the best dishes local restaurants have to offer and vote for your favorites, plus bid on items in our biggest auction of the year. Click HERE to support the event as a sponsor, auction/raffle donor, and/or restaurant/food business before tickets open March 1st!

United for Veterans Cash Raffle Drawing Party
May 9, 2024, Jim's Sports Sports Club Bar & Grill (Chisholm)

Get your ticket today to win cash and support local veterans by calling/texting 218-215-2424, then join us at the Drawing Party to find out if you're a big winner!


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Renegade Trail Run
June 29, 2024, Redhead MTB Park (Chisholm)

The Renegade Trail Run will once again take place on the Iron Range's newest trail at Redhead MTB Park and feature waves for competitive running, non-competitive running, and walking/hiking. All proceeds support United for Veterans! Click HERE to see results from last year's race!


$10,000 Golf Ball Drop 
August 1, 2024, Eshquagama Country Club (Eveleth)

Purchase a golf ball for Drop 1, Drop 2, or both to be dropped from a crane onto a golf green. If your ball goes in the hole, you win cash! All proceeds support Buddy Backpacks. Click HERE to see the list of recent winners!



Bucks for Backpacks Raffle 
2024 Details TBA

This cash raffle supports Buddy Backpacks. Click HERE to see the list of last year's winners!



Power of the Purse 
January 30, 2025, Iron Trail Motors Event Center (Virginia)

The theme for the 2025 event will be posted soon! Dress the theme, play games, and bid on fabulous packages to support Imagination Library. Click HERE for photos of last year's event.





Annual Celebration
2025 Date TBA

Join us in celebrating the local workplaces, organizations, and individuals for their contributions to our work and our community. Click HERE to see award winners celebrated in 2024!