Mission and Vision


We are a locally-governed, autonomous, 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit organization that was founded in 1955. Cooke County United Way is a powerful movement of volunteers and donors in our community striving to make a difference. Across Cooke County, a diverse range of passionate and compassionate people LIVE UNITED to serve those in need across our Cooke County.

Our Vision

Cooke County United Way envisions a community where good will and selflessness inspire neighbors to help neighbors.

Our Mission

Cooke County United Way’s mission is to be a trusted partner and advocate for a stronger, safer and healthier community by inspiring people and mobilizing resources to meet human needs.