Strategic Plan/Bold Goals

Our Mission, Vision, Goals

Our Mission: What we see to achieve

United Way provides direction and accountability to promote education, income, and financial independence.

Our Vision: Why we exist

To enhance the lives of all Miami County citizens.

Advancing the Common Good

United Way of Miami County and our community partners are working to develop long-term solutions in education, financial stability, and health, as well as supporting safety net services. These are the building blocks for a good life -- a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health for a more productive life.

Our Goals are Bold


  • Helping youth and adults achieve their potential in academics, work, and life 


  • To help promote financial stability and independence among Helping families become financially stable and independent among individuals and families.


  • Helping people lead healthy and productive lives

Our Ethics

Ethical conduct, integrity, and dedication to service are vital to the way United Way of Miami County works. Our code of conduct provides a strong and disciplined set of standards and guidelines to help us all do the right thing.



  • 85% of children prepared for kindergarten
  • 95% of youth will graduate from high school
  • 30% of adults will have a post-secondary degree or certificate


  • 50% Reduction in the number of low-income families who are financially dependent
  • over the next five years
  • 95% of the workforce will be employed 


  • The United Way's goal is to meet the healthcare needs of the most vulnerable residents 
  • 25% more residents will adopt a healthier lifestyle
  • 95% of the community affiliated a primary provider