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United Way of Greater Yankton will kick off the 2021 Community Campaign with STRONGER UNITED WEEK, September 8 - 11, a time to celebrate our community's collective strength and the power of living UNITED. 

How can you get involved? How can you make your community STRONGER? There are plenty of great opportunities all week long to lend a hand and make a difference. 


  • Community Collection Drives will be taking place at local businesses all week long to benefit United Way Partner Agencies!

    • First Dakota National Bank - Sporting Equipment Drive for the Boys & Girls Club of Yankton​

    • First National Bank of SD - Peanut Butter Drive for Yankton Food for Thought 

    • Explorer's Credit Union - "Underwear"ness Drive for The Clothing Closet

    • CorTrust Bank - Cleaning Supplies for River City Domestic Violence Center

    • Great Western Bank - Toiletry Drive for Pathways Shelter for Homeless​

  • Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to learn more about UW program impact and the critical work of our partner agencies!

  • Share and LIKE our posts to be eligible to win our new STRONGER UNITED tshirts, United Way gear, and gift certificates from local businesses!​

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Nearly 100 volunteers will be participating in Community Campaign activities, workplace campaigns and physical volunteer opportunities to assist local service agencies! Registration is now closed for the following family friendly Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Tuesday, September 8

    • 9:00am - MEAD Cultural Education Center 

    • 4:00pm - The Clothing Closet 

  • Wednesday, September 9

    • 9:00am - Habitat for Humanity

    • 2:30pm - The Center

    • 4:30pm - The Center 

  •  Thursday, September 10

    • 9:00am - MEAD Heritage Park

    • 4:00pm - Parents as Teachers 

  • Friday, September 11  

    • 9:00am - Heartland Humane Society 

    • 1:00pm - HeadStart Preschool 



Please contact United Way of Greater Yankton at (605)665-6766 or by email at

to learn more about how you, your family, friends, or co-workers can get involved!  

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