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How We Work

United Way of Dodge County strives to be a stable income source for local programs so the nonprofits can focus on people and services. We are a Minnesota nonprofit supporting programs for the most critical issues facing the Dodge County community in the areas of education, financial stability, health and basic needs.
Effective January 1, 2023, United Way of Dodge County has merged with United Way of Olmsted County. Out of area United Ways attempting to process designations to United Way of Dodge County should contact United Way of Olmsted County at 507-287-2000.

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All approved agencies must adhere to the United Way of Dodge County application guidelines and demonstrate how they help Dodge County community members.

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Your gift funds the programs and initiatives making life better for those in our community. Donations stay right here in Dodge County to support 19 local charities.

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A Local Nonprofit With A Mission

Donate Today & Help Us to Help Others!

United Way of Dodge County envisions a community where all individuals and families achieve their potential through education, income stability, and healthy lives. Your donation helps uninsured kids receive dental care, provides free mental health peer groups for those in need, contributes to mentorship and tutoring programs, stocks the local food shelf, and much more! Our community donors truly make a difference.

Dodge County Community Stats

People in Poverty


Uninsured Kids of Month Recieving Dental Care


Pounds of Food Distributed at Food Shelf Annually


Womens Shelter Victims in the Past Year


How a Donation Makes a Difference

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