Mission: The mission of united way of hastings is to build partnerships to improve the lives of people in our community. This is accomplished by working to advance the common good by focusing on education, health and wellness, and financial stability. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.
Programs: Regular allocations to agencies - see schedule i.
salaries, payroll taxes, and other expenses allocated to program services.
other program expenses include costs related to the following programs: imagination library - pre-kindergarten reading program for hastings area youth. Hastings reads - community-wide reading program that seeks to encourage reading and discussion of books and the ways in which they can help us understand the lives and experiences of ourselves and others. Beyond the yellow ribbon - assists our local military service members, veterans and their families during and after their service to our country. Give kids a smile in hastings - provides free dental care to kids who do not have access to dental care. Helping kids succeed - in partnership with the city of hastings and isd 200, helping kids succeed the hastings way is an initiative to engage youth and adults in the hastings community.