2017 Events

February
FREE Community Event: Emerging Leaders Valentines Family Festival
  • Open to: Children ages 12 and under & their families. (Children must be supervised by an adult.)
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to noon
  • Where: Maplewood Middle School, 1600 Midway Rd, Menasha, WI  54952
  • Details: Join us for the fun! The Valentine's Family Festival is free and includes: cookie decorating, arts and crafts, a photo booth, face painting, balloon animals, games, healthy snacks, and books (while supplies last). All children in attendance can enter their school/teacher for a chance to win a $150 Scholastic gift card.
Emerging Leaders Volunteer Opportunity: Snack at Homeless Connections
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: Sign up to volunteer
  • When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m.
  • Where: Homeless Connections, 400 N Division Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: Volunteers help serve snacks to residents at Homeless Connections
Teen Symposium 2017
  • Open to: (By invite only) More than 300 freshman high school students from 18 local schools
  • When: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m.
  • Where: Radisson Paper Valley Hotel, 333 W. College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: The 2017 youth leadership event, Teen Symposium, is co-sponsored by United Way Fox Cities and the YMCA of the Fox Cities. This year's theme is "Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody."  For more information, contact Mandi Dornfeld, Youth Board Advisor/Teen Symposium Coordinator at United Way Fox Cities (phone: 920-735-5460, email: mandi.dornfeld@unitedwayfoxcities.org).
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lion’s Tail Brewery Co., 116 S Commercial St, Neenah, WI  54956
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
March
Emerging Leaders Volunteer Opportunity: Breakfast at Homeless Connections
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: Sign up to volunteer
  • When: Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:15 a.m.
  • Where: Homeless Connections, 400 N Division Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: Volunteers help serve breakfast to residents at Homeless Connections
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Greene’s Pour House, 134 W Wisconsin Ave, Neenah, WI  54956
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
Emerging Leaders Volunteer Opportunity: Snack at Homeless Connections
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: Sign up to volunteer
  • When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m.
  • Where: Homeless Connections, 400 N Division Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: Volunteers help serve snacks to residents at Homeless Connections
April
Save the Date: United Way Fox Cities Annual Meeting
  • Open to: Donors and Supporters of United Way Fox Cities
  • Registration: Online (coming soon)
  • When: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Radisson Paper Valley Hotel, 333 W. College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: TBD
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Stone Yard, N1739 Lily of the Valley Drive, Greenville, WI 54942
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
May
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Osorio's, 1910 N. Casaloma Drive, Appleton, WI 54913
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
June
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Ground Round, 1010 Cameron Way, Neenah, WI 54956
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
July
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Riverview Gardens, 1101 S. Oneida Street, Appleton, WI 54915
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
August
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gameday Sports Bar, N225 Stoney Brook Road, Appleton, WI 54915
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
Save the Date: United Way Fox Cities Community Campaign Kickoff
  • Open to: (By invite only)
  • When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: TBD
September
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Draft Gastropub, 2639 S. Oneida Street, Appleton, WI 54915
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
October
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Outback Steakhouse, 4287 W. College Avenue, Grand Chute, WI 54914
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.
November
Emerging Leaders Social Event: Happy Hour
  • Open to: Emerging Leaders and those interested in becoming Emerging Leaders
  • Registration: No registration required
  • When: Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Fratellos Waterfront Restaurant, 501 W. Water Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Details: United Way Fox Cities' Emerging Leaders is a way for young men and women to invest in lasting change in the Fox Cities community. Recommended for ages 40 or under, Emerging Leaders support the community by giving $500 or more per year to United Way Fox Cities.