These are the major annual events of United Way of Norman. Click here for a full calendar of events.
June 21, 2016 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m
Join us as we take a look back at all we accomplished the previous year and look forward to success in the upcoming year.
Location: Norman Public Schools Administration Building, 131 S Flood
July 15, 2016 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
A select group of highly performing organizations help jump start our annual community-wide campaign. CEOs and Employee Campaign Coordinators are invited to enjoy lunch while they learn effective ways to run their Pacesetter campaign. This year's campaign goal will also be announced during this event.
Location: Assistance League, 809 Wall St.
September 9, 2016 | 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This event thanks our Pacesetter businesses for setting the standard in the first half of our annual fundraising campaign and announces how much they raised. It also kicks off the next stage of the campaign, handing it off to the rest of the community and challenging them to meet this year's campaign goal.
Location: National Weather Center, 120 David L. Boren Blvd.
Day of Caring
September 16, 2016 | Kickoff at 8:00 a.m.
This annual, one-day event organized by the United Way of Norman provides an opportunity for businesses and organizations to volunteer with non-profit agencies. Almost 600 volunteers will show their community spirit by donating their time and talent to paint, hammer and play games and dance with the elderly. The day kicks off with breakfast and a little inspiration for all our volunteers at before heading out to their work sites.
Location: Journey Church, 3801 Journey Pkwy
October 16, 2016 | Noon - 6:00 p.m.
This family-friendly event showcases our Funded Partner Agencies and the amazing work they are doing in our community. Come check out how your donations make a difference.
Location: Sooner Mall, 3301 W Main St.
November 4, 2016 | 7:30 p.m.
This can't miss event features a show produced by Sooner Theatre and stars incredibly talented professional and amateur performers. In addition to some fantastic entertainment, attendees enjoy a delicious dinner and bid on unique auction items. Make sure to get your tickets early. The event sold out last year!
Location: Riverwind Showplace Theatre, 1544 Highway 9
Day of Celebration
December 7, 2016 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
This event celebrates the accomplishments of donors and volunteers in the annual fundraising campaign. The total dollars raised during the campaign will be announced and awards are presented.
Location: University of Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp Ave.
Volunteer Appreciation Reception
January 11, 2017 | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This come-and-go reception is a chance for United Way of Norman to thank all of the volunteers who worked so hard the previous year to make our work successful. Special thanks to Legend's for hosting this event each year!