Success Stories

Everyone has a story.

You see smiling faces every day, but you may not know their story. Thousands of families in the Great Rivers region struggle to care for their children; hundreds of people don’t know where they will sleep tonight; and many of our neighbors are challenged with the effects of abuse and addiction. You can help.

Last year alone, nearly 102,000 interactions with residents from Buffalo, Houston (MN), La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties took place at an United Way-funded program. Click on the images below to learn how United Way has helped change the story for the following community members.

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