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Find your joy and reduce stress this holiday season

 Contributor: Beth Clay, Executive Director, N.E.W. Mental Health Connection Welcome to the holiday season — that whirlwind time of gift-giving, pie baking, card writing, office parties, family get-t... Read more


Being thankful is not just for Thanksgiving

Contributor: Mary Rhode, VP Marketing & Communications, United Way Fox Cities During this season of giving, many show their gratitude by writing a list or sharing thoughts on social media. This “... Read more


One year later, Wisconsin Addiction Recovery Helpline offers help and hope

Contributed by Mary Rhode, VP Marketing & Communications, United Way Fox Cities The destructive impact of drug and alcohol abuse on families across our nation is heartbreaking. You can experience... Read more


Open Enrollment season is here

Contributor: Ryan Smith, Community Health Specialist – Partnership Community Health Center This time of year can be exciting for many reason: the start of football season, spending time with loved on... 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


New Executive Director Named for Fox Valley Memory Project

  Contributor: Mike Rohrkaste, Executive Director, Fox Valley Memory Project with additional contributions from Mary Rhode, United Way Fox Cities The Fox Valley Memory Project, a funded partner of Uni... Read more


Empowering People with Differing Abilities

Contributor: Erin Schultz, Executive Director, SOAR Fox Cities What does living well mean to you? Is it hiking at High Cliff State Park or buying fresh produce at the downtown farmer's market? What a... Read more


Zen Den provides a calming space for Appleton East High School students

Zen Den rendering courtesy of Miron Construction Co., Inc. Contributor: Mary Rhode, Vice President Marketing & Communications, United Way Fox Cities Have you ever yearned for a special space to ta... Read more


Shining a light on Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Contributor: Morgan Kirchenwitz, Marketing & Events Manager, Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs Since 1990, more than 20 women from Outagamie and Calumet counties have lost their lives due to d... Read more


Join Emerging Leaders!

Have you wondered how you can be more involved in our community? United Way Fox Cities Emerging Leaders (recommended for age 40 and under) is always looking for those who want to make an impact where... Read more