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Why did I eat that?

Contributor: Susan Perri, Marketing and Communications Specialist at United Way Fox Cities   How would you characterize your relationship with food? My current status: “it’s complicated.” I want to e... Read more


What to Wear

Contributor: Diane MacDonald, Executive Director at Community Clothes Closet   United Way Fox Cities recently awarded a $10,000 grant to the New Start Boutique, a program of the Community Clothes Clo... Read more


It takes a village

Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities To anyone on the outside, Bill had a "perfect" life. With multiple college degrees, he was working i... Read more


Three simple numbers, One helping voice

Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities I was in a meeting this week at Alta Resources where we were talking about United Way Fox Cities comm... Read more


Volunteer for Rock the Block

Contributor: Vaya Kiel, Communications Specialist at Fox Cities Habitat for Humanity United Way Fox Cities is supporting The Greater Fox Cities Area Habitat for Humanity’s neighborhood revitalizatio... Read more


Learning Together, Growing Together

Contributor: Nanci Micke, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at United Way Fox Cities We recognize the importance of sending our children off to school ready to learn. For families who d... Read more


Caps and Gowns

Contributor: Peter C. Kelly, President and CEO at United Way Fox Cities Several years ago, I had the privilege of attending my son’s graduation from high school. There is always excitement in the ai... Read more


Say something nice

At the Memorial Day parade, Scott Peeples, Executive Director of the Fox Valley Warming Shelter and Tony Gonzalez, Vice President of Community Development at United Way Fox Cities, pose in "be kind" ... Read more


87,300 lbs. of food

Contributor: Nicole Schreck, Appleton City Letter Carrier and Food Drive Volunteer Coordinator It begins with a small postcard reminder in your mailbox. The postcard is followed by an empty grocery ... Read more


Where did the time go?

Contributor: Luke A. Nault, Marketing and Communications Intern at United Way Fox Cities and recent graduate of Fox Valley Technical College Has it really been five months already? Hello, my name is... Read more