Sikeston/Bootheel Area United Way

Our goals

About us


Our Work

Creating long-lasting changes by addressing underlying areas such as education, health and financial stability problems. Working together to make our communities stronger.



It takes money to resolve these problems.  It also takes focus, creativeness, and willing hearts to get results. we bring diverse people and resources together to address the issues cared about the most: Education, Financial Stability, and Health.  All donations are distributed locally to fund programs and services in Scott, New Madrid, Mississippi, Stoddard, and Butler Counties in Missouri.


Community Partners

The Sikeston/Bootheel United Way has 19 community Partners .These nonprofit health or human service organizations have met the eligibility criteria to receive partial funding from funds raised during the annual campaign,  

2019-2020 Community Partners

Boy Scouts Greater St. Louis Area Council

Delta area Blind

Foster Grandparent Program

Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland

Hands of Hope Partners

House of Refuge

Kenny Rogers Children's Center

Nutrition Centers of Southeast Missouri




East Prairie



New Madrid


Scott County Transit

Sikeston Cultural Development Corp./Sikeston Depot

Spread Hope Now

YMCA of Southeast MO

Campaign 2019-2020



The campaign starts every year on October 1.  You can donate by mail, online, or drop by the office.  Donations can be check, cash or credit card. Your workplace can have payroll deduction also.  You can also donate office supplies or even donate your time .Help honor someone or in memory of someone by donating. You can donate year around to our campaign.  We appreciate any kind and any amount of a donation.


Annual Golf Tournament

One of our main fundraisers is our yearly golf tournament at Fox Haven Country Club in Sikeston, Missouri.  We have sponsors and entry fees that help our campaign.



Advancing the common good is less about helping one person at a time and more about changing the systems to help all of us.  Living united means being a part of the change . Volunteering is a part of donating.

Partner Programs


2-1-1 Missouri Resource Hotline

Need Help?  Call 2-1-1.  This is free community resource hotline that is available to the public.  It can help you with

Basic Human needs

Health Services

Employment Support

Child, Youth , Family. & Elderly services

Volunteer Opportunities

 Disaster & Weather

Much More


FamilyWize Prescription Savings

Discount cards are available for free at the local Sikeston/Bootheel Area United Way office or online. This can you save you money on insured or uninsured individuals.  No wait just use the coupon. The goal is to reduce the cost of medicine for children, families and individuals with no prescription drug coverage.



Eligibilty for Grant

We must certify to United Worldwide in our adherence to the following requirements . 


Grant Application

The Sikeston/Bootheel Area United Way grant application process is available to any health and human service non-profit organization serving Scott, New Madrid, Mississippi, Stoddard,  and Butler counties in Missouri.