Mission & Philosophy

United Way of Rock River Valley is an organization focused on making a difference in our community by uniting with the volunteers, agencies and members within it to generate a positive social change.  We recognize that only by working together --- LIVE UNITED --- can we create lasting changes for our community.

Our mission is to improve life in the Rock River Valley by mobilizing the caring power of our community.



We will create a community of healthy, well educated and financially stable individuals and families.


Core Values:


       Accountability and Transparency

       Respect for Human Dignity

       Dedication to Community Success

       Innovative Leadership

       Operational Excellence


Areas of Focus: