Thank you to everyone who supported the United Way during the 2016 Campaign!

Annual Report 2016

Our Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration was held Wednesday, March 15th and the following awards were presented:

Volunteer of the Year, Julie Short


100% Employee Participation

Adams & Winter

Albert Lea Freeborn County Chamber of Commerce

Alliance Benefit Group

Americana Insurance

Farmer’s State Bank

Home Federal Savings Bank

Hometown Broadcasting

ISC Financial Advisors

Security Bank MN

The Children’s Center

United Employee’s Credit Union

US Bank

Community Builders (Top 5 in each division)

Albert Lea Area Schools

Albert Lea Electric

Albert Lea Select Foods

Albert Lea Tribune


Bonnerup Funeral Service

Cedar Valley Services

City of Albert Lea

Farmer’s State Bank

Freeborn County Employees

Freeborn Mower Cooperative Services




ISC Financial Advisors

Larson Manufacturing

Mayo Clinic Health System

Mrs. Gerry’s Kitchen



Syverson Ford

The Children’s Center

United Parcel Service

US Bank

Ventura Foods.

Special Recognition

Mayo Clinic Health System-Albert Lea (10% increase)

ISC Financial Services (11% increase)

Farmer’s State Bank (24% increase)

Syverson Ford (48% increase)

Freeborn Mower Cooperative Services (62% increase)

Most Generous Employee Campaign

Albert Lea Select Foods

Media Sponsors

Albert Lea Tribune, Digity Media, Hometown Broadcasting

Volunteer of the Year: Julie Short

LIVE UNITED Award: Crossroads Church

Thank you all for the many ways you give!