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The Power of Kindness & Caring

Our mission at United Way is simple – to fight for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our communities. And while that fight always includes things like fundraising, advocacy, marketing & PR, and relationship building, it also always...

Board Member Input – Campaigning During a Pandemic

As most of you know firsthand, the pandemic has caused many of us to try new things.  Some good like learning a new hobby, some bad like making a sourdough starter.  What we all need to think about now is what can I do to help make a difference?  For United Way...

Board Member Input – COVID-19 Relief Fund’s Positive Impact

I have served on the United Way Board for several years and am so proud to do so! At the beginning of the global pandemic, the United Way Board held some virtual meetings to see how we could best help people in our community.  Under the suggestion and guidance of our...

Board Member Input – Reflecting on Sexual Assault Awareness Month

In light of April having been Sexual Assault Awareness month, United Way board member, Penny Ardelt, reflected on what she has learned about resources available in our communities for sexual and domestic abuse victims. Thanks to our local United Way Partner agencies,...

Board Member Input – An Unprecedented Time

During this time of uncertainty and crisis, our communities have come together to support one another in special ways. It is times like these where we value the simple things such as family. Family is what gives us solace and brings us together, even when we cannot be...

Board Member Input – Joining United Way at a Critical Time

As a new member of the United Way board of directors this year, I am honored to be part of such a thoughtful, supportive, and impactful group of individuals that give their time and talent to support the agencies that care for our communities. This year I have learned...