Winner to be Announced on February 3, 2015
The winner of the 2014 Fiat 500L, donated by Bergstrom Automotive, will be annonced on February 3, 2015. Watch for photos and the name of the winner to be posted on the homepage of our website (here!) on February 4.
Read about our work in early childhood education and the new Weight of the Fox Valley initiative.
Thank you to Post-Crescent Media and everyone that donated to the Dollars for Diapers campaign! The campaign exceed it's goal this year - over $41,400 was raised during the campaign - allowing the Diaper Bank to continue to help 500 struggling families every month! Read more in the Post-Crescent article.
It's here! Read about the on-going work of United Way Fox Cities in our 2013 Annual Report.
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.
United Way Videos
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!
Need a Flu Shot?
The 2-1-1 Flu Clinic Finder can direct you to flu clinics in your area.
Volunteer Opportunities are Full
Thank you to all of the 80+ volunteers who responded so quickly to pack Literacy Kits (on Jan. 23rd) and Healthy Meal Kits (on Feb. 6th). Both volunteer opportunities are full. We are extremely grateful to our generous community!
United Way Events
Join us for the 2014 United Way Experience Tours! The United Way Experience provides hands-on opportunities to learn about United Way's positive impact in the community. Each tour is one chapter in the LIVE UNITED Story - it is all of the chapters that make our story complete. Click on the links below to sign-up! Sponsored by Thrivent Financial.
"A Roof Over Our Heads"
Tuesday, February 10
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Chapter: Homeless Connections (formerly Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley) and Housing Partnership at Housing Partnership, 603 E. Hancock St., Appleton
"On the Right PATH"
Monday, March 9
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Panel Discussion on Mental Health at Catalpa Health, Entrance #2, 444 N. Westhill Blvd., Appleton
Nonprofit Marketing Training
Over 220 nonprofit employees and board members from across northeast WI registered for "Talking but Nobody's Listening? Nonprofit Marketing Strategies that Work" with Kivi Leroux-Miller, President of NonprofitMarketingGuide.com. The workshop was sponsored and organized by United Way Fox Cities, the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region and Schenck SC. Thank you to our collaborating partners and all of the attendees! View photos of the event on our Facebook page.