Events 2018-01-24T12:28:02+00:00

3nd Annual Ugly Sweater Soiree

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Soiree!
The event is taking place at Steeple Brewing Co. on Thursday, December 7, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The fun evening includes tastings from Steeple Brewing Co. and Wave Pizza, along with many prizes for in several categories.
Proceeds support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which provides free age-appropriate books each month to children in Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster Counties from birth until age five. Currently, over 960 local children receive books every month through the program.
The cost to attend is $30 per person and tickets can be purchased at United Way of South Central Nebraska (301 S. Burlington Ave.).Each ticket sold will provide one local child books for an entire year.  A limited number of tickets are available.  Get your ugly on and call 402-461-8412  to get your tickets today.

Annual February Fundraiser

Join us for a fun filled night February 3rd, 2018 for our Lip Sync Battle and Live Band. The event will be held at the Hastings City Auditorium starting at 7:30 pm with doors opening at 7:00 pm. Tickets will be $30 for individuals or VIP tables for $300. There will also be balcony seating available for $15. You can reserve your tickets by calling United Way at 402-461-8412. You can also purchase tickets online by clicking this link: Eventbrite Lip Sync Battle.

Live Band entertainment will be provided by The Back Forty. This band is well known and have played all around the state. The Back Forty is a 4 piece band playing everything from your favorite modern country tunes to the best party songs from yesterday and today. If you have not seen them yet reserve your tickets today to enjoy good music and dancing!

Battle Registrations are open until January 20th. Battle Teams can be up to 6 people and two song choices. The winner will be determined by a panel of judges and the crowd. The best top three teams will be awarded. Prizes: 1st Place: $200, 2nd Place $150 and Third Place $100. Make sure to bring plenty of fans and remember to be creative.

If you plan on participating in the Lip Sync Battle, the ticket is free and comes with one free drink. You must contact United Way at 402-461-8412 or email to register. There are limited slots reserved for contestants!

Thank you in advance for supporting United Way of South Central Nebraska. Please help us spread the word, and share this message with your friends, family members and colleagues.

Campaign Kick-Off Event

Every September we kick-off our annual campaign drive with an event to foster the enthusiasm for helping South Central Nebraska.  You can find out all the details for this year’s kick-off event here.

Play Golf • Change Lives

Annually, the United Way of South Central Nebraska hosts a the United Way of South Central Nebraska Golf Classic in May.  This event is a huge success due to the many community sponsors and volunteers.   For more information on the next tournament, please call 402-461-8412.

United Way Annual Meeting

In February every year, the United Way hosts its annual meeting.  At this event, fundraising totals are announced and awards presented.  This is a great opportunity to celebrate our successes and come together as a community to honor those making a difference.