210 North Plum Street
PO Box 534
Pontiac IL 61764
Email: uw_pontiac@yahoo.com

United Way of Pontiac allocates and dispenses funds to participating local agencies including: ADV & SAS, American Red Cross, Boy Scouts, Boys & Girls Club of Pontiac, Futures Unlimited, Girl Scouts, Heartland Head Start, Livingston County Commission on Children and Youth, Livingston Family Care Center, Mid Central Community Action, Peace Meal, Prairie State Legal Services Inc., Salvation Army, McLean Child Protection Network, Show Bus, Life Center, and Livingston County Community Pantry.

Board meetings are held at the Pontiac Area Chamber of Commerce, 210 N. Plum Street, Pontiac, Illinois, monthly. Names and phone numbers of the incumbent officers and board members can be obtained by calling the United Way Office at (815) 844-5131.

The chief activity of United Way of Pontiac is conducting a combined fundraising appeal from September 15th to November 15th to raise money allocated to local youth and social service agencies (see list above). Any not-for-profit locally focused social services or youth service agency may be eligible for participating with United Way. A Budget & Review Committee interviews agencies for United Way funds.

The 2010-2011 United Way of Pontiac campaign goal is $182,500 for the local seventeen agencies funded.

Pontiac Township.

The Community.


Mark Hovrem President

John Cummins Vice President

Patty Damm Treasurer

Milford Hunter Member-at-Large

Marsha Cremeens Coordinator