You're Invited to our Annual Meeting
Each year, United Way Fox Cities hosts an Annual Report to the Community breakfast. This year's event is on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. All donors interested in United Way's work are welcome to attend the meeting. The agenda includes a video review of 2014 and the announcement of Wes Urch Volunteer Service Award recipients. Registration is required. $18/person or $180/table of 10. Register by Thursday, April 16, 2015.
Read about our work in early childhood education and the new Weight of the Fox Valley initiative.
It's here! Read about the on-going work of United Way Fox Cities in our 2013 Annual Report.
PATH Receives Statewide Recognition
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!
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. We invite you to nominate an outstanding United Way Volunteer for this award. Nominations are due March 24th. The award will be presented at the United Way Report to the Community on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel.
Over 200 supporters of United Way Fox Cities gathered to celebrate a successful community campaign that met the 8.1 million dollar goal. Generous support from the community makes it possible for United Way to continue the work of building a stronger, more caring community for everyone. Read more in the Post-Crescent and view photos of the event.
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.
Learn about how United Way Fox Cities works everyday to improve the community by watching Lisa's story.
We have a Winner!
The winner of the 2014 Fiat 500L, donated by Bergstrom Automotive, is Samantha Zelten. Keys to the car were presented by Tim Bergstrom, President and COO of Bergstrom Automotive and, special guest, Green Bay Packer, Ha Ha Clinton Dix.
Teen Symposium 2015
Teen Symposium is a one-day youth leadership conference hosted by United Way Fox Cities and the YMCA of the Fox Cities. The conference featured multiple guest speakers, a community resource fair and various leadership activities. This year's event had the largest attendance yet, with over 400 ninth grade students and adult chaperones from 20 different local high school groups. View photos of the event.
Depend and United Way Volunteer Events
Thank you to all of the 80+ volunteers who packed Literacy Kits and Healthy Meal Kits. We are extremely grateful to our generous community! View photos of the events.