We're passionate about keeping kids in school.

We're helping families become economically independent.

News & Events

  • OU Blog Features Pamela Ballard OU Blog Features Pamela Ballard The University of Oklahoma recently featured an article on our own Executive Director, Pamela Ballard, and how her education equipped her to lead the United Way of Enid & NW…
    Thursday, 26 June 2014
  • From the Director's Chair From the Director's Chair What a year to be the Executive Director of United Way of Enid & Northwest Oklahoma! We had a record number of campaign chairs, a record breaking campaign, and embarked…
    Friday, 02 May 2014
  • Impact Initiative: Money Being Raised to Aid Early Childhood Education Impact Initiative: Money Being Raised to Aid Early Childhood Education United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma announced plans Tuesday evening at Garfield Elementary School for an impact initiative to help early childhood education. Read the entire article on the …
    Wednesday, 20 November 2013
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Our mission is to impact our community by identifying, prioritizing, and facilitating the meeting of human serve needs.

In support of this mission, United Way of Enid seeks to help increase the organizational capacity of people to care for one another.

  • Our 60 programs serve more than 37,000 people.
  • Our venture grants support legal aid services, developmentally disabled job training, drug awareness & prevention, alternative school summer programs, medical supplies co-ops, and access to healthcare services.
  • 99% of your donations stay within the Enid region.
  • We support numerous community task forces:
    • Suicide Prevention Task Force
    • Drug & Alcohol Task Force
    • Domestic Violence Task Force
    • Smart Start
    • Enid Metro Commission
    • Health Planning Council
    • Youth Opportunity Task Force
    • Emergency Assistance Task Force
    • Christmas Connection
    • And more.
  • Our first recorded local campaign was conducted in 1934.
  • All decisions on how our funds are allocated are made by volunteer committees made up of local community members.
  • United Way of Enid & all partner agencies have annual independent fiscal oversight.