Have you ever wanted to help but didn’t know how? Making a gift to the Salina Area United Way is quick and easy, and it is the most powerful way you can invest in the Salina community. Your gift, when combined with thousands of others, gives us the power to make real and lasting changes in our community.


Have you ever felt deeply moved by an issue? You CAN be the change you want to see in the Salina community. Get informed, gather your friends, and raise your voice. The Salina Area United Way needs people like you who are passionate about education, financial stability, and health to address underlying problems that create lasting changes. When you join the United Way to champion your cause you will have access to countless opportunities to advocate as we work together for our community.

Emerging Community Leaders Have Many Benefits

The Salina Area United Way is always looking for volunteers who plan ahead and want to make a difference in our community.  Volunteers will learn about civic leadership and management across all community sectors.   United Way is about balancing self-centered personal interest and alturisum for the good of all.  To help cultivate balanced community leaders the United Way has developed an annual process for nurturing Emerging Community Leaders.

Live United: Shaina's Story

There are countless success stories brought on by the United Way. In the Salina area, Shaina is one of the women empowered and helped by

the Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas (DVACK), a funded community partner of the Salina Area United Way.

Shaina shared her story with the Salina Area United Way and we want you to hear her story too!