Making Tough Choices & Breaking The Cycle

Every citizen deserves to feel financially stable. United Way's funding priorities include:

Programs that provide for basic needs, including physical and / or financial security, Programs that help individuals / families navigate human and legal services to secure basic needs and address financial crises, Programs to help individuals / families improve money management skills to secure and maintain financial stability.

Making Tough Choices Challenge and Breaking the Cycle of Poverty:

Try to complete the challenge of making tough choices by putting yourself in the shoes of a family that is above the federal poverty level, but struggling each month to meet a survival budget.

Click here to to do the Take Tough Choices Challenge

Click here to break the cycle of poverty.


We are truly thankful for you donation!

Thank you for your investment in our community through a gift to United Way. For tax purposes, you will need a copy of your check, pay stub, W-2 or other employer document showingthe amount of the payroll deductions withheld and paid to United Way. Consult your tax advisor for more information. United Way of Dubuque Area Tri-States honors the privacy of donors. Financial information about this organization and a copy of our 990 are available on our website at www.DBQUnitedWay.org.