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Upcoming Events


We don't want you to miss the wonderful events that are going on to benefit UWSWOK or our funded partners.

Bake Sale

When: Wednesday, September 26 beginning at 10 AM

Where: Southwestern Medical Center Main Hospital Lobby

Why: To help support those in need in our community while eating amazing baked goods!




















Show up.  Eat out.  Give Back. 


Join us every Tuesday at a different eatery in Lawton.  A percentage of your purchase will be given back to United Way to help our 18 funded partners and collaborative initiatives to change the lives of those struggling in our community!  
Picnic In The Park
Join the City of Lawton employees and Holiday in the Park for a picnic in Elmer Thomas Park from
10:30 AM to 2 PM on October 3, 2018.  $5 gets you 2 hot dogs, chili, chips, and a drink! 
Lawton Police Department vs. Lawton Fire Department Benefit Basketball Game
October 7, 2018, at 2 pm in the MacArthur Highschool Gym the Lawton Police Department will face off against the Lawton Fire Department to see who is the city champ at basketball! Come out and enjoy the rivalry and support United Way.  
Slider Lunch
On October 15, 2018, from 11 AM to 1 PM at City Hall, you can enjoy a Slider Lunch!  Sliders will be $2 each!  
T-Shirts to benefit UWSWOK
Affinitee Graphics has designed a shirt to help benefit United Way!  Please return the order forms by Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, to our office. 


We are excited to announce that our in-house education program Success By 6 has acquired 3 portable Born Learning Trails (with a generous grant from the Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness) to loan out to Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Childcare teachers to help their students learn while being physically active. For more information please call Barbara Griffin at

Promote United Way on your Billboard, Marquee, or Digital Billboard
During the months of September and October promote United Way on your business' billboard, marquee, or digital billboard to help spread the word about our annual fundraising campaign.  
Born Learning Trail Now Open! 
The first ever Born Learning Trail in Southwest Oklahoma is open! Born Learning trails create a fun and exciting way for parents and children to engage in learning.   Please visit the Born Learning Trail in Elmer Thomas Park in Lawton, OK. 
Goodyear Golf Tournament
Friday, October 5, 2018, a shotgun start at noon will kick off this 4 person scramble at Ft. Sill Golf Course.  Contact Casey Honeycutt for more information or to sign up your team.


During the month of October, United Way will be collecting Socks to distribute to those currently experiencing homelessness. Drop off your donation at our office (1116 SW A Avenue) between the hours of 8AM-5PM, Monday through Friday.