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Sarah's 15 Layer Dip

Contributor: Sarah Wright, Weight of the Fox Valley Program Manager In February, Sarah Wright joined Weight of the Fox Valley (WOTFV) as the new Program Manager. Get to know Sarah and her passion fo... Read more


Diapers, diapers, and more diapers!

Kimberly-Clark donated diapers to the Fox Cities Diaper Bank in response to a recent diaper theft. Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities I... Read more


Transformation through Discussion

Contributor: Josh Dukelow, host of the local news talk show "Fresh Take" on WHBY Over the past year, an important question has been on the minds of leaders in the Fox Cities: What is life like for b... Read more


Learning to be Leaders

Contributor: Sadie Tourville, United Way Fox Cities Youth Board Member Last Tuesday, United Way Fox Cities and the YMCA of the Fox Cities sponsored the 17th annual Teen Symposium. The event encourag... Read more


Building Community through Books

Contributor: Lalu Beré, Resource Development Officer at United Way Fox Cities “Eviction is a cause, not just a condition, of poverty.” This quote comes from the best-selling book Evicted: Poverty and... Read more


Everyone Counts

Volunteers prepare to go out for the biannual Point in Time Count. Photo credit: Homeless Connections Contributor: Chris Lashock, Client Services Coordinator at Homeless Connections Twice each year, ... Read more


Sweet Dreams

Contributor: Amanda Charais, Office and Community Coordinator at St. Vincent de Paul Appleton St. Vincent de Paul Appleton (SVdP) launched the Bed Program in May 2016, where we provide our neighbors ... Read more


Clowns, Cookies, and Crafts

Pat Hughes volunteering at the 2016 Emerging Leaders Valentine's Family Festival. Contributor: Pat Hughes, Commercial Lines Field Underwriter at Integrity Insurance and United Way Fox Cities Emerging... Read more


Celebrating Support

Contributor: Lalu Beré, Resource Development Officer at United Way Fox Cities Last Thursday, United Way Fox Cities hosted our annual Campaign Celebration, an evening to celebrate the success of our c... Read more


Educate, Advocate, Participate

From left to right: Dr. Bola Delano-Oriaran, Caroline Basehoar, Eli Skrypczak, Kala Lones, and Milly Figueroa. Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way F... Read more