Partner Agencies



 Y our 2016-2017 donations will help support the following organizations in Miami County:



  • American Red Cross
  • Children's Mercy Hospital
  • Coalition Against Substance Abuse (CASA)
  • ECKAN Miami County
  • Elizabeth Layton Center
  • Foster Grandparents
  • Heads Up
  • Miami County 4-H Foundation
  • Miami County Cancer Foundation
  • Miami County Diabetes Support Group
  • Miami County Youth Protection (Morning Out for Mothers)
  • Mid-America Nutrition Program
  • My Father’s House
  • Oz Community Garden
  • PACA
  • Paola Optimist Club
  • Paola Senior Center
  • Parents as Teachers
  • Salvation Army
  • Tri-Ko
  • Wildwood Outdoor Education Center




United Way of Paola

Serving all of Miami County and Northern Linn County

Over the past 34 years, the United Way of Paola has helped address health issues, basic needs and other community services in Miami County by raising and distributing over $1,000,000. Last year, United Way funded 17 local non-profit organizations for a total of $90,000. United Way uses a criteria for funding to make sure the donated funds are used to help organizations in their goals to impact our local communities in Miami County in one or more of the following categories; Education – Preparing children to enter school and graduate from school, Health – increasing access to health care, nutrition, and health environments, Income – increasing individual and family financial stability, and Basic Needs – assisting individuals and families with the basic needs in life; food, clothing shelter, utility services, etc.