Events

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

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

 

 

 

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

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

Annual Campaign Celebration
Thursday, March 26th, 2020

 
Join us in celebrating the positive impact campaign dollars raised by UWNEMN have had in our communities. Click HERE for more information!
 

Flavor of the North
Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

 

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


United for Veterans Cash Raffle Drawing Party
Wednesday, May 13, 2020


Good odds - great cause!  Cash raffle drawing party will be held at the Hibbing Elks Club.  Raffle tickets are $100 each - ticket holders can enjoy free appetizers and giveaways at the drawing party. 
 
 

Bull Ride for the Brave
Friday, May 15, 2020

"Dirt Kickin Wicked Good" fun brought to you by Great Frontier Bull Riding Company at the Hibbing Memorial Building. Proceeds will benefit UWNEMN's United for Veterans program. Click HERE for more information!


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.  


Wild About Reading: At the Discovery Center
2020 Date TBA

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!


Wild About Reading: At Mr. Ed's Farm
2020 Date TBA

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!

 


Bucks for Backpacks Raffle Drawing Party
2020 Date TBA

 
Great odds - even greater cause!  Click HERE for 2019 results, and stay tuned for information on next year's event!

Funspiel for United Way
2020 Date TBA

 
 
 
A fun curling bonspiel which supports Smiles United. Click HERE for 2019 details, and stay tuned for information on next year's event!