We invite you to join hands, open your hearts, lend your muscle and find your voice. Be one of the thousands of people who are helping to improve lives by investing in United Way. Will you join us? Watch the 2015 video.
Thanks to your generous donations, The Post-Crescent's Dollars for Diapers campaign reached its $60,000 goal, helping hundreds of struggling families through the Fox Cities Diaper Bank! Read the full Post-Crescent article.
Read about the ongoing work of United Way Fox Cities in our 2014 Annual Report.
You Could Win a Jetta!
Make a qualifying donation to United Way Fox Cities and you could win a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta donated by Bergstrom Automotive. View complete sweepstakes rules.
The United Way Speak blog is a great way to stay engaged in the work of United Way Fox Cities. New articles are posted weekly and feature updates and insights from various contributors including United Way Fox Cities' staff, volunteers, board members, partner agencies, Emerging Leaders, Youth Board members and more! Read our latest blog post or sign up to receive our blog in your e-mail.
Over 300 nonprofit employees and board members from across northeast WI attended "Hitting It Out of the Park: Fundraising for Nonprofits" with Marcy Heim, Founder and Principal of The Artful Asker, LLC. If your organization attended the training, you are eligilble to apply for the grant by October 15th. The workshop was sponsored and organized by United Way Fox Cities, Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region and Schenck SC. Thank you to Marcy, our collaborating partners and all of the attendees for a wonderful day!
Thank you to all of the donors who invested in United Way Fox Cities in 2014. Through United Way Fox Cities, your donation helps to make a difference in the lives of more than 100,000 people in the Fox Cities. We appreciate your support! View a list of Contributing Companies, Circle of Caring Members, Leadership Givers, Emerging Leaders and Volunteers. View a list of 2014 donors.
United Way Videos
- United Way By the Numbers
- The LIVE UNITED Story
- United Way and Mental Health
- Through the Eyes of LIVE UNITED
PATH Receives Statewide
United Way's PATH for Students, which provides school-based mental health services in the Fox Cities, was recently featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and on Wisconsin Public Radio. Thank you to our community for helping to support PATH and the 830 students served by the program!
Check out our 2015 Insight magazine insert featuring articles about United Way's PATH for Students and United Way Born Learning Trails.
Depend® and United Way are coming together to promote healthy, active, and independent living throughout an individual's life, with a focus on volunteering. On Make a Difference Day, Saturday, October 24, 2015, join United Way in partnership with the Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin, to pack literacy kits from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at the Thompson Community Center (820 W. College Ave #1, Appleton). Completed kits will help promote early childhood literacy in Menasha School District Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms. RSVP to Deb Schmidt at 920-735-5468 or sign up online.
United Way EXPERIENCE!
Through United Way EXPERIENCE!, you have the opportunity to learn about United Way Fox Cities' initiatives, collaborations, and partner agencies first-hand by taking tours and volunteering. Attend the experiences as an individual or coordinate a work event.
Afterschool Programming - Tour
September 30, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
213 Nicolet Blvd., Neenah
Domestic Violence - Tour
October 15, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Reach Counseling Services
1509 S. Commercial Street, Neenah
Domestic Violence - Tour
October 21, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
720 W. 5th Street, Appleton
Access to Transportation
November 5, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
The Connector (at United Way)
1455 Midway Road, Menasha
November 10, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Fox Valley Warming Shelter
1924 W. College Ave., Appleton
(Behind Salvation Army)
Access to Mental Health
November 17, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
220 N. Commerical Street, Neenah