Community Impact

Ongoing • Circles of McPherson County

Volunteers needed to prepare Thursday night meals for participants and leaders focusing on ending poverty. Mentors and childcare providers also needed.

Contact Brenda Sales @ 620.242.2015 or

Ongoing • CASA: A Voice for Children, Inc.

Volunteers needed to serve on the board of directors; additional volunteers needed to assist with sub-committee work related to policies, fundraising and legislation.

Contact Sandra Bradley @ 316.284.6090 or

Ongoing • Meadowlark/Sunflower Santa Fe Trails

Volunteers needed to help develop biking and walking trails. Contact Ardie Streit @  620.241.7005 or

Ongoing • Gentiva Healthcare

Volunteers needed for office work or providing companionship to clients i.e. reading, conversation or music. Contact Gentiva Healthcare @ 620.245.0891 


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The LIVE UNITED movement includes working with partner agencies, volunteers and donors. Working together amplifies the power of the individual by allowing ALL to be part of something greater. And when we are part of the greater good, greater things happen.

About Us

United Way of McPherson County is dedicated to building a stronger community by addressing issues related to education, health and income.



McPherson Special Olympics, a United Way of McPherson County partner agency, recently hosted their second annual basketball tournament. Athletes and cheerleaders entertained large crowds while community volunteers assisted with coaching and concession stand sales.

P.O. Box 55, 306 N. Main
McPherson, KS 67460
(620) 241.5152

April 16 • Brush Up Mac

Volunteers needed to assist with yard work, minor home repairs and debris removal. Work projects will benefit elderly, disabled and low-income home owners. Contact Jerry Driskill @ 620.242.3206 or

May 14 • "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive

Volunteer teams needed to collect food throughout McPherson neighborhoods to benefit the McPherson County Food Bank. Contact United Way @ 620.241.5152 or

Ongoing • Meals on Wheels
Volunteers needed daily to deliver meals. Contact Connie Grennan @ 620.241.5238 or

Ongoing • Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

Volunteers needed to serve on advisory board, to provide childcare and to provide direct response services.

Contact Lisa Donahue @ 620.241.6615

Ongoing • Habitat for Humanity

Volunteers needed to help with all aspects of home building projects. Contact Bill Parker @ 620.241.0886

Ongoing • McPherson Museum
Volunteers needed to support overall program at the McPherson Museum: Grounds Maintenance, Archives, Education, Registration, Events, Exhibits, Tours and Reception Desk. Contact Anna Ruxlow @ 620.241.8464