.Live United Day.

April is National Volunteer Month! United Way of Northwest Arkansas will be participating by sending over 100 volunteers out in our community on April 23 for Live United Day. Live United Day allows our corporate partners to demonstrate strong corporate citizenship, community leadership and a culture of philanthropy. Through volunteering, we can make an impact within our community that is long lasting! During this uncertain time, we can all play a role in giving back to our local community. Click the box below to find the perfect volunteer opportunity for you and give back during National Volunteer Month this April!

Live United Coloring Contest

In recognition of National Volunteer Month, United Way of Northwest Arkansas has an opportunity for kids in grade K-5 in our area to participate in the fun. The Live United Coloring Contest will run from April 1-15, with support from your GEICO Local Office and KNWA.

Parents can simply click HERE to download a coloring sheet that features the famous Gecko as he collects supplies to donate in the community. Kids will color the page, and submit it by email to LU@unitedwaynwa.org on or before April 15.

There will be a winner chosen in each age group: grade K-2 and grade 3-5. Prize package includes goodies from your GEICO Local Office and United Way of Northwest Arkansas. Some entries submitted in the contest may even be featured on KWNA and Fox 24 news!

Volunteering Resources

Click to view Nonprofits accepting volunteers

GEICO coloring Contest

Click to download coloring sheet

In 2020, we had 219 people volunteer at agencies across Northwest Arkansas on Live United Day.

400 volunteer hours were completed during 2020's Live United Day. 400 x 21.57 (value per volunteer hour) = $8,628. *PROJECTS WERE CONDENSED DUE TO COVID-19