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Cherish the Child

Tony Gonzalez (fourth from left), VP of Community Development at United Way Fox Cities, and his wife Jackie (left) pose with Green Bay Packers alumni (left to right) Jan Stenerud, David Whitehurst, T... Read more


Powerful planned giving with a shoestring staff and budget

Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities Planned Giving is a topic that may sound overwhelming or even unfamiliar. In a nutshell, planned givi... Read more


Facing tough choices

Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities Do I get a payday loan to get the kids ready for school? Do I pay the utilities or pay rent? Do I buy... Read more


It’s official: the campaign has kicked off!

Joe Mauthe, Executive Director of the Housing Partnership of the Fox Cities (far right), spoke about helping people living paycheck to paycheck at the 2018 United Way Fox Cities Campaign Kickoff. Als... Read more


Find a Job You Love, Work Your Tail Off

John F. Bergstrom and Aaron Rodgers speak to a crowd of United Way Emerging Leaders and guests at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. From your friends at United Way Fox Cities Last Saturday, Unit... Read more


Where your money goes

Contributor: Susan Perri, Marketing and Communications Specialist at United Way Fox Cities We often mark time by seasons. Football season is gearing up, the summer vacation season is starting to wind... Read more


More ways to reach us for help

Contributor: Lisa Smith, United Way 2-1-1 Manager In 2017, 28.2 trillion messages were sent from mobile phones worldwide.* We are hoping in 2018, some of those messages will be sent to our new 2-1-1 ... Read more


You’re not alone in feeling lonely

Written by Myeta Moon. Originally published by United Way Worldwide on July 17, 2018. At one point or another, most of us have experienced feeling lonely. These feelings can set in when we move to a ... Read more


AmeriCorps is coming to Weight of the Fox Valley

Contributor: Amanda Ross, AmeriCorps Planning Grant Project Manager for Weight of the Fox Valley You may have heard throughout the last year that Weight of the Fox Valley (WOTFV) was in the process o... Read more


In it for the long haul

We celebrated our loyal donors at an event earlier this week. From your friends at United Way Fox Cities Although we deeply appreciate all of our donors, our loyal donors hold a particularly special ... Read more