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United Way Pillar Grant Funding Opportunity Available Mid-March

The United Way of Jefferson & North Walworth Counties is set to open its seventh cycle of pillar grant funding to our communities.  The application cycle officially opens at 9am on Monday, March 16th and closes at 5pm on Friday, April 17th, with grant allocation...

Board Member Input – A New Year, A New Opportunity to Help

Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of being a both a United Way Board member and past Campaign Chair.  The generosity of the community is incredible, keeping the United Way there for all of us.  The monies donated to the United Way are subsequently...

Intern Input – Favorite Time of the Year

As the weather starts to get colder, the beauty of the season causes many of us to feel warmness in our hearts, and that is why this is my favorite time of year. For as long as I can remember, Christmas has been my absolute favorite holiday. I loved getting presents...

Board Member Input – Holiday Season at United Way

I have been on the board for the United Way of Jefferson and North Walworth Counties for almost 3 years now.  I have always known that United Way is a great asset for any community.  Serving on the board has given me a whole new perspective.  The work that goes into...

Intern Insight – Chili Cook-Off Success!

Two weeks ago, I had the privilege of running our 20th annual United Way Chili Cook-Off. It was a tremendous success, and I enjoyed working with all of the participants, volunteers, and community members. Roughly 300 community members kicked off the holiday season...

Board Member Input – Them Fightin’ Words

“You know they’s lots o’ words that’s called fightin’ words. Some o’ them starts a brawl, no matter who they’re spoken to.” So says Ring Lardner in his 1917 Gullible’s Travels. What are those them fightin words all...