About the Company
United Way of East Central serves groups and individuals in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, Linn and Washington counties. In 2010, we raised $10,512,000 and supported 40 agencies which represent 57 human service programs.
United Way of East Central Iowa is in its 96th year of service to our communities. Our organization began in Cedar Rapids in 1914 as the “United Charities Campaign,” a program of the Chamber of Commerce. Since its inception, this organization has had several different names and experienced numerous structural changes which have allowed it to grow continue to meet the needs and challenges of our area and the people we serve.
At United Way of East Central Iowa, our mission is to "Unite the caring power of communities to invest in effective solutions to improve people’s lives." Employees in our organization work with donors, volunteers, directors, corporate partners and other non-profit organizations to bring our mission to life. Schedules are generally 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, with a fair amount of flexibility which helps promote a healthy work-life balance. The pace of work is fast, though it varies throughout the year depending on the department.
Quick FactsLocal Address:
317 Seventh Avenue SE, Suite 401
Cedar Rapids, IA Phone: (319) 398-5372
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
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