P.O. Box 55, 306 N. Main
McPherson, KS 67460
United Way of McPherson County is dedicated to building a stronger community by addressing issues related to health, education and income.

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.


November 15 & 22 • Kiwanis Club Food Drive

Volunteers needed to distribute collection bags to McPherson neighborhoods on November 15. Additional volunteers needed to collect filled bags on November 22. Contact Glenn Gayer at 620.241.0276

November 27 • Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Volunteers needed to help set up, decorate, prepare food and clean up for the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner. To volunteer call 620.245.0313. To donate pies call 620.241.8501

November 29 - December 24 • Bell Ringers
Volunteers needed to ring bells for The Salvation Army red kettle campaign. To sign up for a shift contact Salina Maddox at 620.755.9494 or United Way of McPherson County at 620.241.5152

December 6 • Mini Main Street

Volunteers needed to assist children with Christmas shopping, wrapping presents and completing craft projects. Contact Ann Engel at 620.241.7430

Ongoing • Big Brothers Big Sisters
Volunteers needed to serve as mentors to children of all ages. Contact Jackie Rice at 620.241.1943 or jrice@ksbbbs.org

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 brenda@circlesmcpherson.org

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 at 316.284.6090 or sandrab@9thcasa.org

Ongoing • Meadowlark/Sunflower Santa Fe Trails
Volunteers needed to help develop biking and walking trails. Contact Ardie Streit @  620.241.7005 or sharpardie@cox.net

Ongoing • Meals on Wheels

Volunteers needed daily to deliver meals. Contact Connie Grennan @  620.241.5238 or macmealsonwheels@att.net

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 Judy Stockstill at 620.242.3536

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

Ongoing • Habitat for Humanity
Volunteers needed to help with all aspects of home building projects. Contact Bill Parker at 620.241.0886

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