Events

United Way of Northeastern Minnesota presents many events that support our efforts to advance the common good.

Your participation helps to raise more than $134,000 annually!

 


Wild About Reading: At the Discovery Center
June 13th, 2019


Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life at the Minnesota 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!


Wild About Reading: At Mr. Ed's Farm
July 25, 2019

Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life On the Farm - Mr. Ed's 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 for more information!

 
 

Bucks for Backpacks Raffle Drawing Party
Save the Date:  Thursday, October 3, 2019

 
Great Odds - Even Greater Cause! Join us at Sawmill Saloon & Restaurant for the raffle drawing, appetizers and music!  

Funspiel for United Way
Save the Date: Saturday, December 7th, 2019

 
 
 
A fun curling bonspiel presented by Mesabi Daily News, which supports Imagination Library. 
 
 

Power of the Purse - Iron Range
Save the Date: Thursday, January 30, 2020

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

Annual Campaign Celebration
Save the Date: Thursday, March 26th, 2020

 
Join us in celebrating the positive impact campaign dollars raised by UWNEMN have had in our communities. 
 

Flavor of the North
Save the Date:  Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

 

The Iron Range's premiere food tasting competition event featuring the area's finest restaurants and food businesses, which supports Buddy Backpacks.  


Women Veterans Unite Retreat
2020 Date TBA

A retreat for women veterans to share unique experiences, discover individual strengths, explore personal goals and enjoy a weekend of camaraderie at Giants Ridge.  

United for Veterans Cash Raffle Drawing Party
2020 Date TBA


Good odds - great cause!  Cash raffle drawing party will be held at Tom & Jerry's in Chisholm.  Raffle tickets are $100 each - ticket holders can enjoy free appetizers and giveaways at the drawing party.