Our Story

United We March Forward (UWMF) is a community-based organization with the purpose of economic development. We connect individuals in the community to local resources. We strive to cultivate a respectful, inclusive and diverse community through education, organization, and community coalition. We provide education between multicultural populations and its community through workshops and network partnerships. UWMF acts as a liaison with different organizations while advocating and serving its members. Compelled to reciprocate the success and opportunities provided within the community, the founders began to set an example of refugees serving refugees. Committing to provide linguistically and culturally appropriate services. UWMF embraces the human potential that every immigrant/refugee come to us for help for many reasons which is why we provide services that are integrated and personalized.

                 Bujumbura, Burundi 2020
                 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 2020

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide hope through education, encouragement, and empowerment to families and communities.

Contact Information

P: (319) 210-8573
214 13th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403


All donations to United We March Forward, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, are tax deductible.
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