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United Way of Dickinson

Local Events

Thank you to our sponsors for helping to make all of our fundraisers and community drives successful.

If you’re interested in sponsoring an event please contact Nichole at 701-483-1233 or unitedway@ndsupernet.com


Cookies with Claus



Tuesdays are kids eat free day at Players! Come with your parents for dinner then decorate a sugar cookie with Santa for just $2 ($1 of the proceeds will go to United Way of Dickinson). Special thanks to Best Friends Mentoring and Players Sports Bar & Grill for helping us safely bring this holiday get together to our community.



Serendipity Giving Tree

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2022 AT 6 AM – 5 PM

So often preteens and teens in lower-income families are forgotten during the holiday season. So, Serendipity and United Way of Dickinson are partnering together this holiday season to ensure that local children between the ages of 12 and 18 and enrolled in school are not forgotten. When you stop by Serendipity, please donate a teen appropriate gift or gift card either from Serendipity themselves or a gift card from somewhere else. Help make a local preteen or teen’s Christmas dreams come true. 

Festival of Trees


Fun Free Event for the Whole Family! Saturday 11/19 @ BAC 10am – 3pm.
A fun community event for families to gather and celebrate the holiday season. Admission is free, but we do ask you to bring a donation that will help us help local people in need (toilet paper, food, and other small necessities).
Christmas tree and wreath auction to benefit multiple local nonprofits. All donations stay local!
* Decorated trees & wreath viewing/ silent auction 10am – 3pm
* Spotlight nonprofit (Sunrise Youth Bureau)- booth and silent auction 10am – 3pm
* Consolidated Reindeer Games 10am – 3pm
* Santa’s Nook Photos by Brittany Derrow Photography 10am – 12:30pm
* Santa Reading and WCCU donation 1pm
If you’re interested in donating a tree or wreath or partaking in the event, please contact Nichole at 701-483-1233 or at unitedway@ndsupernet.com.

Pre-annual Festival of Trees (for elderly, disabled, and sensory concerns)


12th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2022 AT 11 AM – 1:30 PM

Help Fight hunger locally in Stark and Dunn Counties. Pick out a beautiful, handcrafted bowl and then savor a homemade meal of soup and bread. Proceeds go to local nonprofits who feed the needy in our community. Bowls range in price from $20 to $150 per bowl, the meal is included in the price of the bowl.
Special thanks go to the artists donating their time and bowls; Dickinson State University Art Department (DSU students, faculty, and staff); Badlands Art Counsel, Sacred Heart Monastery, Sweet Clover Photography, Coca Cola and to the BAC. 

Menards and United Way Gift Drive

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2022 AT 10 AM – 1 PM

Menards and United Way of Dickinson are partnering together for our 7th annual toy drive. Please stop by Menards 10/25 through 11/30/2022 and donate a toy, clothing, or something similar to help local underprivileged children have a joyful holiday. Please note, the gift you donate does not have to be bought at Menards.


Cookies for a Cause


Guests young and old can purchase a delicious Sugar or Gingerbread cookie to decorate and eat for only $2. Every cookie sold will generate a donation of $1 to United Way of Dickinson, the money raised stays in our community. All funds raised here, stay here. Special thanks go to Players Sports Bar and Grill for their sponsorship and yearly Cookies for a Cause support.



2nd Annual Community Baby Shower




United Way of Dickinson, Southwest District Health Unit, USpireND, and Moe Events are partnering together to bring Stark County our second Community Baby Shower. Help us help 25 local low-income parents get through their first month with baby by donating a new infant item. The actual baby shower will be held during the 3rd semi-annual Let’s Swap event at the Dickinson Armory.
If you’re interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Nichole at 701-483-1233 or unitedway@ndsupernet.com



Fill the Bucket

AUG 16 AT 9 AM – AUG 30 AT 9 AM

Facebook Event

Butler Machinery Co

Help us fill the bucket to help local children in need of school supplies!


Drop Your Drawers

 August  2022

Facebook Event


Captain Under Pants Says….Drop Your Drawers!
Be a SUPER HERO, just like the star of Dav Pilkey’s young readers’ books. Drop of packages of NEW underwear, diapers, t-shirts, socks, sweatpants, or other clothing items. All sizes for boys and girls needed.
August 1st through September 3rd. Donations go to local public elementary schools and United Way of Dickinson’s Family Support families in need.


Day of Caring

Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

 2022 UW Day of Caring Application

Facebook Event

United Way of Dickinson’s annual Day of Caring is back! We are looking for single parents, elderly, veteran, and disabled community members in need of a little help around their homes (houses, apartments, doesn’t matter). Please share with people you know and all of your contacts. Please have those in need fill out the attached form and return it Nichole (information below) no later than July 26th, 2022 by close of business.


Badlands Big Sticks Game for United Way

FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2022 AT 6:05 PM – 9:35 PM


Come out to the Big Sticks game on Wednesday July 22nd at 6:35pm! It’s Bobblehead Night! Make sure you come out!
Badlands Big Sticks will be donating $1 per ticket sales to United Way of Dickinson, supporting our community. We will also hold a 50/50 raffle.
Thank you, Big Sticks! See you at the game!



Devon Energy Hosts Golf Tournament Benefitting United Way
Participants, sponsors raise money to support North Dakotans in need

JUNE 23, 2022

Come out to the Big Sticks game on Wednesday July 22nd at 6:35pm! It’s Bobblehead Night! Make sure you come out! 

DICKINSON, N.D. (June X, 2022) — Devon Energy employees and local citizens hit the greens to raise money for United Way. Over 30 local companies sponsored the tournament, to help improve the quality of life for their fellow North Dakotans through the United Way. “We can’t thank Devon enough for their continued commitment to serving their neighbors, especially those who are struggling,” said Nichole De Leon, executive director of the United Way of Dickinson. “This money will make a major difference in the lives of seniors, families and youth and help provide them with brighter futures.” Christina Rehkop, Devon’s director of community relations, said the company prioritizes opportunities to bring people together for a good cause.
“Devon takes a thoughtful approach to helping our communities by partnering with organizations which can make the biggest impact,” Rehkop said. “United Way supports people in need across the state, and we’re proud of our long-lasting partnership.”



2022 Annual Luncheon

Friday, May 20 2022 -12 to 1:30pm


United Way of Dickinson holds an annual luncheon every year to celebrate and thank our local community partners and volunteers. Please join us. There is always something to learn! Come learn about your local United Way while enjoying lunch. Thank you Stark, Dunn, and Billings Counties for your continuous support! Please RSVP to be included in the meal.



Paws for a Cause

May 1 – May 31, 2022


Head over to Menards any day in May and donate dry and wet dog and cat food, cat litter, dog and cat toys, food and water bowls, pet collars of all sizes, paper towels, and trash bags. All food items will go to multiple nonprofits in our local community to help those in need of help feeding their pets. Nonprofits who will receive food include Oreos, Raise the Woof, and Furever Full Pet Pantry. Thank you, Dickinson and Menards, for your support!



Bakken Inflatables 5K Fundraiser (3rd Annual)

We apologize for the inconvenience; however, the Bakken Inflatable’s committee has decided to cancel the Bakken Inflatable fundraiser this year, revamp it, and come back next year with a much more delicious event. All those who bought tickets have been issued refunds which should be received within 3-5 business days. Please stay tuned!
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SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2022 AT 9 AM – 1 PM


Patterson Lake Recreation Area: Crooked Crane Trail
Fun Family Event 5k with inflatable obstacles.
The Bakken Inflatable 5K is a fun family event where everyone is a kid at heart. It features a 5K course with seven inflatable obstacle stations. Any age and fitness level can enjoy the obstacle course.
If you’re interested in being a sponsor or vendor please contact Nichole at 701-483-1233.



Menards and United Way Annual Food Drive

MAR 1 AT 10 AM – MAR 15 AT 10 AM


Menards; Menards and United Way of Dickinson are partnering together for our 6th annual toy drive. Please stop by Menards 10/25 and 11/30/2021 and donate a toy, clothing, or something similar to help local underprivileged children have a joyful holiday. Please note, the gift you donate does not have to be bought at Menards.




What is Raised Here – Stays Here!

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