We work every day to improve lives

To create lasting change, we recruit the people and organizations from all across the community who bring the passion, expertise and resources to get things done. Financial resources are invested in over 100 programs, initiatives and grants serving more than 100,000 people in the Fox Cities.


Wes Urch Nomination

Nominate an Outstanding United Way Volunteer

United Way Fox Cities' most prestigious award is given annually to a volunteer who has demonstrated dedication and commitment to building a better community through his/her work with United Way Fox Cities. Read about last year's recipients.

The award will be presented at the United Way Report to the Community on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. We invite you to nominate an outstanding United Way Volunteer for this award. Nominations are due March 19, 2018.

Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer

Children and Youth

Developing Children & Youth

We improve early learning opportunities to make sure that all children start kindergarten ready to learn and invest in programs that promote healthy youth development.

Basic Needs

Improving Self-Sufficiency

We support programs that provide families with food, shelter, clothing, transportation and other basic needs as they work toward becoming self-sufficient.

Health and Healing

Promoting Health & Healing

We invest in programs to ensure mental health services, health care and dental care are available to all residents. We support programs that work with victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence.


Strengthening Families

We support programs that give families the necessary tools to succeed, whether young families with children, older adults or persons with disabilities.