Events that Inspire Hope and Improve Lives in Anchorage
Your involvement in community events helps create a thriving community for us all. Everything from GRAD CHALK, Day of Caring Food Drive, Graduation Station and Free Tax Prep to fundraisers like the UPS vs. FEDEX Softball Game, your time, energy and resources advance United Way’s work and make measurable, lasting change for our community.
Some events have even set records! We achieved the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD™ title for Longest fist bump relay on August 20, 2016 thanks to the hundreds of people who joined us to take a stand to end homelessness in Anchorage!
UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN KICKOFF – AUGust 29
Calling all game-changers! Hand-raisers! People like YOU! Join us at 11:30 a.m. on Aug 29 at the Dena’ina Center for our Kickoff Rally to launch the 2018 United We Fight. United We Win. campaign. This is a great opportunity to get in on the Live United movement that’s changing our community for the better! Get your ticket today.
UNITED WAY DAY of caring food drive – september 14
No one should have to go hungry. Not today. Not in our community. The Day of Caring Food Drive is often the largest single day food drive in Anchorage. The many thousands of nutritious meals that will result from the food drive will go a long way to helping kids do better in school and keep struggling families on the pathway to financial stability. Download the flyer for a list of most wanted items and start planning your Food Drive today!