United Way Spotlight

Alpha Media Mankato is proud to bring you the ‘United Way Spotlight’, each month we’ll feature new facts and information about the Greater Mankato Area United Way and the life-changing work they do in Southern Minnesota.


Our Impact Areas:

Enhancing the Lives of People with Disabilities

Greater Mankato Area United Way is supporting 53 essential programs through the 2019 Campaign. “Enhancing the Lives of People with Disabilities” is one of our eight impact areas that ensures our region stays strong and balanced through Basic Needs, Health and Education.

These programs are committed to providing support for individuals with disabilities to live their lives fully engaged in our communities.

Achieving Dreams for Disabilities

Arc of MN Southwest

  • Self-Advocacy

Gustavus Adolphus College

  • Gustie Buddies

Leisure Education for Exceptional People (LEEP)

Le Sueur County Developmental Services

  • Life Enrichment

SMILES Center for Independent Living

  • Assistive Technology

Our Impact Areas: Emergency Services, Supporting Individuals & Families, Success by Six, Nurturing Children & Youth, Youth Outreach, Supporting Older Individuals, Enhancing the Lives of People with Disabilities, Promoting Health & Wellness.

Help keep our region strong!  Donate online or call our office at (507) 345-4551.



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