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One Community

One Community is an associate-driven charitable mission that benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at Ascension Via Christi, patients and their families, associates and local service programs of United Way of the Plains.

Results for 2018: 

This year, United Way of the Plains achieved their campaign goal of $13M.  Via Christi is one of ten companies in Wichita that received the United Way Chairman’s Circle Award, raising more than $150k for UW of the Plains. To see all ten companies, please view the celebration video (top) on this page. 

Ways to give

  1. Print and complete pledge form
  2. Return form to your ambassador or Ascension Via Christi Philanthropy, 8200 E. Thorn, Wichita, KS  67226
  3. Pledge your gift
    • Payroll deduction for Via Christi/Ascension associates (8-digit ID # on your badge)
    • Online donation (below; one-time or monthly)
    • Check (payable to Ascension Via Christi)

FAQs about the OneCommunity Campaign (PDF)

Download the OneCommunity Campaign flyer

How your gift helps

$5 per pay period or $130 one-time gift
  • Provides bus tickets for 65 patients who are without transportation to medical appointments or to return home after a hospital visit, or
  • Provides budget counseling for three people to get out of debt and stay out of debt.
$10 per pay period or $160 one-time gift
  • Restores electricity for a fellow associate who has suffered a financial setback, or
  • Provides eight boxes of food for individuals and families.
$20 per pay period or $520 one-time gift
  • Helps pay for medical documents needed for a physician in one of the most underserved areas of the world, or
  • Provides 75 nutritious hot meals delivered to a homebound senior.
$40 per pay period or $1,040 one-time gift
  • Enables a child to be fitted and receive a receive a hearing aid device, or
  • Provides seven nights of emergency shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence.
$80 per pay period or $2,080 one-time gift
  • Provides 24 middle school students with safe, supervised after-school activities.

These are only a few examples of how your gift helps others. Any amount is appreciated.

Make a donation online