Capital Area United Way family fun campaign kickoff tonight

The Capital Area United Way will kick off its 2019-20 campaign in a new way from 5-7:30 this evening (Aug. 22) at the Steamboat Park Amphitheater in Pierre.

Executive Director Ashlee Rathbun says the evening’s activities will showcase United Way agencies.


She says there’s no cost to attend and no cost for any of the activities.


The Capital Area United Way helps support 50 programs and services offered through 20 local United Way funded agencies.

Through a strong volunteer system, United Way brings together business, government, and committed people to address local health and human service needs in Hughes and Stanley counties. For more information, go to