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People Need Your Support and You Came Through!

Over the past few weeks, we've raised significant funds during the 2023 UMSL Month of Community Giving to support our friends, families, coworkers, and neighbors in need. Your contributions of time, talent, and treasure through acts of service uplift our entire community, serving as an inspiration for others to join in the collective effort.

Ready to take part in UMSL's Month of Community Giving!

October 1 through 31, 2023

This year, UMSL will again participate in the United Way of Greater St. Louis and the CHC:  Creating Healthier Communities Charities campaigns.

Make your contribution TODAY!

This year, we have one site where you can make donations to either or both charities


Our combined efforts make a real difference in our community.

Creating Healthier Community (CHC), formerly Community Health Charities, is a catalyst for good health, bringing communities, nonprofits, and businesses together around a shared commitment to better health and wellbeing working to address the barriers to good health and equity and create resilient communities where everyone has the opportunity to thrive.

Creating Healthier Communities

The United Way of Greater St. Louis (UW-STL) raises funds to support more than 160 health and human service agenciesto serve 1 million people in our region each year. United Way agencies strengthen families, provide job counseling and training, offer affordable childcare, help the elderly, and more. The United Way supports a strong safety net of nonprofits to meet the vast needs of our community so our neighbors always have a place to turn for help.


The United Way


Interested in Winning a Brand New Car? Watch. Enter. Win! 

Adults living in one of the 16 counties served by United Way of Greater St. Louis are invited to watch this year’s United Way campaign video and complete an entry form for the chance to win a new 2023 Ford Escape Base. No purchase or donation is necessary. Check it out and register to win a car.

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If you know of someone who requires assistance, don’t forget that the United Way is there to help 24 hours a day, seven days a week through their 2-1-1 hotline resource.  For more info, go to http://www.211.org/ or dial 2-1-1 on your phone.

Contact US

Contact Patricia Zahn at zahnp@umsl.edu for more information on this campaign. If you want to be more involved in the UMSL Month of Community Giving planning committee in the future or have ideas on how to make the campaign more successful, please be in touch. 

*There may be tax implications for some prize recipients per IRS regulations.