United Way Brings Pro Golf Back to River Valley

Professional Golf Returns To Ft Smith All Pro Tour Partners With United Way of Fort Smith Area Dallas TX - Sept 26, 2019 - The All Pro Tour and the United Way of Fort Smith Area has announced a two-year partnership that will bring professional golf back to...

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Power of the Purse, October 22nd

For ticket information contact Angie Ruth at aruth@unitedwayfortsmith.org or call 479-782-1311.At the heart of Helen Elizabeth’s ministry is the desire to help women find steadfast hope by releasing our own expectations to embraceGod’s loving plan for each of our...

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2019 Campaign Kick-Off

Join us on September 19th for our2019 Campaign Kick-Off Block Party!Your local United Way has beenblessed with incredible donors,corporate partners and volunteersfor the past 91 years. You areUnited Way! Please join us foranother momentous occasion inthe...

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Live United


Live United


Live United


Live United

United Way of Fort Smith Area has provided change in our area. We mobilize our community in ways that no single agency, individual, or government can to enhance the ability of people to care for one another. United Way addresses the needs important to people who live and work in Crawford, Franklin, LeFlore, Logan, Sebastian and Sequoyah counties.

Our United Impact

100% of your donation goes to Local programs

The United Way of Fort Smith Area provides funding, advocacy, and volunteers to 34 Partner Agencies in Sebastian, Crawford, Franklin, and Logan counties in Arkansas and Sequoyah and LeFlore counties in Oklahoma. Every year, over 700,000 individual services are provided to citizens of all ages in this community.


Local school children received nutritional meals and snacks on weekends.

Men, women, and children received services and entered counseling to help them cope with crisis, abuse, and addiction.


Youth and teens took part in recreational, educational, and character building activities.

Local children received quality per-school services and early learning materials.

Financial Stability

Men, women, and children experiencing homelessness and instability were provided safe shelter and basic needs.

Adults returned to school, attended literacy programs, and were provided job training to help become prepared for society and the workforce.

Counties We Serve

Click on a section of the map or the county names to learn more about how we help our community. We serve the Crawford, Franklin, LeFlore, Logan, Sebastian and Sequoyah counties.