The United Way of Northeastern Minnesota host many events that support our efforts to advance the common good. Your participation helps to raise more than $179,044 annually!

Wild About Reading:At the Farm
Save the Date: Thursday, July 27th, 2017

  Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life On the Farm! This FREE event is designed to celebrate the joy of reading among families.  Children of all ages will enjoy story time, literacy activites, kid's container gardening, horse drawn wagon rides, snacks and more! 
 Click HERE to for more information.


Rampage at the Ridge
Save the Date:  Saturday, August 19th, 2017

  "Wake your inner giant" by participating in this extreme 5k obstacle run supporting United for Veterans. Pre party August 18th, 2017.   Click HERE for more information!


Veterans Retreat at the Lake 2017
Save the Date: September 8- September 10, 2017

  Join United for Veterans for a FREE weekend of fun and relaxation at Veterans on the lake Resort in beautiful Ely, MN. Any veteran or service member (retired or active) that resides in Northeastern Minnesota and their family are welcome to attend with a limit of 75 attendees. Click HERE for information!


Bucks for Backpacks Raffle and Party
Save the Date:  Thursday, September 28th, 2017

 Great odds - Even Greater Cause! $ Join us at Sawmill Saloon & Restaurant for the drawing, appetizers and music!  Click HERE for more information!

Power of the Purse - Koochiching County
Save the Date: Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Female fun at its most fantastic - a great evening out to benefit United Way initiatives and partner agencies in Koochiching County. Click HERE for more information!

Funspiel for United Way
Save the Date: Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

 A fun curling bonspiel presented by Mesabi Daily News, which supports Imagination Library. Click HERE for more information!


Power of the Purse-Iron Range
Save the Date: Thursday, January 25th, 2017

A fabulous evening for women to enjoy wine tasting, great cuisine, good conversation, auctions and raffles, all to support Smiles Across Minnesota!  Click HERE for more information!


Annual Dinner Celebration
Save the Date: Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 

Join us in celebrating the positive impact recent campaign dollars raised by United Way of Northeastern MN have had in our communities. Click HERE for more information!

Flavor of the North
Save the Date:  Thursday, April 19th, 2018 

The Iron Range's premiere food tasting competition event featuring the area's finest restaurants and food businesses, which supports Buddy Backpacks.  Click HERE for more information!

Women Veterans Unite!  Save the Date: TBD 2018!

 Join us as we recognize your service and redefine "R&R". Open to all Minnesota Women Veterans. Space is limited.   Click HERE  for more information!

Wild About Reading: At the Discovery Center
Save the Date: Thursday, June 21st, 2018

  Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life At the Discovery Center! This FREE event is designed to celebrate the joy of reading among young children and families. Children of all ages will enjoy story time, literacy activities, snacks and more! Click HERE for more information!