United Way of Nevada County Events

United Way of Nevada County invites you to our Upcoming Special Events. Volunteer or participate in the fun for a good cause.

Day of Action

United Way's 9th Day of Action ~ June 1st, 2017

On June 1st, volunteers from all over the community will come together to help out with projects at local nonprofit agencies. Local business employees, students and individuals will be painting, gardening, and doing other odd jobs to help the community. If you are interested in participating, please contact us at
274-8111 or email admin@uwnc.org.


United Way's Grills 'n' Grilles ~ August 26th, 2017

United Way will be holding it's 11th annual BBQ fundraiser Grills 'n' Grilles on Saturday, August 26th! There will be Backyard BBQ and Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) competitions, a car show, music, vendors, a disc golf competition, and a children's area. Fun for the entire family. For more information, see GrillsnGrilles.org If you are interested in registering a BBQ team, a car, or become a sponsor for the event, please contact us at 274-8111 or email admin@uwnc.org.

Nevada County Cookbook

Nevada County Cookbook Benefits United Way

The Community Development Agency of Nevada County has published a cookbook that will make a great gift or collector's item! Recipes were submitted by Community Development Agency employees and some local restaurants. Included are pictures and a brief history of Nevada County. The price per cookbook is $10 (price reduced) with all proceeds going to United Way of Nevada County.

They are available for purchase at the United Way office. Call (530) 274-8111 or email admin@uwnc.org for more information.