• Fox Cities Diaper Bank
    Each year over 300,000 diapers are distributed to families in need.
  • United Way's PATH for Students
    School-based mental health counseling is offered by therapists through this United Way initiative.
  • Hometown Huddle
    Myles White and children from McKinley School
  • The Connector
    United Way and Valley Transit have partnered to provide access to transportation for second and third shift workers.
  • Packers present to Mayor Hanna
    Green Bay Packer players present the Hoover Park Hometown Huddle plaque to Mayor Tim Hanna.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Radisson Paper Valley Hotel
7:30 am - 9:00 am

Watch The LIVE UNITED Story

LIVE UNITED Video

Learn about how United Way Fox Cities works everyday to improve the community by watching Lisa's story.

 

2013 Annual Report

It's here! Read about the on-going work of United Way Fox Cities in our 2013 Annual Report.

The Live United Story

 

Read our Blog

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The United Way Speak blog is a great way to stay engaged in the work of United Way Fox Cities. New articles are posted weekly and feature updates and insights from various contributors including United Way Fox Cities' staff, volunteers, board members, partner agencies, Emerging Leaders, Youth Board members and more! Read our latest blog post or sign up to receive our blog in your e-mail.

 

Need a Flu Shot?

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The 2-1-1 Flu Clinic Finder can direct you to flu clinics in your area. Click here

 

History of United Way

History of UW

Are you curious about how United Way got its start over 125 years ago? Watch this video to learn about the history of United Way.

 

United Way Videos

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2014 Car

Make a qualifying donation to United Way Fox Cities by 4:30 p.m. Central Time on December 5, 2014 and you could win a 2014 Fiat 500L! This great car has been donated by Bergstrom Automotive. Read the complete rules.

 

Dollars for Diapers Campaign Exceeds Goal

Dollars for Diapers

Thank you to Post-Crescent Media and everyone that donated to the Dollars for Diapers campaign! The campaign exceed it's goal this year - over $41,400 was raised during the campaign - allowing the Diaper Bank to continue to help 500 struggling families every month! Read more in the Post-Crescent article.

 

Kick Off Event for Weight of the Fox Valley

Weight of the Fox Valley Logo

On June 5th, 200 people gathered to launch The Weight of the Fox Valley to help community members achieve and maintain a heatlhy weight at every age. View photos of the kick-off event on Facebook

 

2013 Annual Meeting

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Thank you to all who joined us for our Annual Report to the Community! View photos of the event. We approved nine board members, heard from keynote speaker Jon Stellmacher and debuted our 2014 video along with our 2013 Annual Report. We are very grateful for the support of so many in our community! Read more about the event.

 

Campaign Insert - Insight Magazine

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Read about United Way's work and The Ogre.

 

Hometown Huddle

Hometown Huddle

On October 22 the NFL/United Way Hometown Huddle built a new playground at Hoover Park.  Thank you to our United Way volunteers, the City of Appleton and the Green Bay Packers.  Watch a time-lapse video of the entire construction project.

 

United Way Events

 

Enjoy the opportunity to relax and network with
other local young professionals from Pulse,
Jaycees and Propel Young Professionals
Network of Oshkosh for the evening out on the
Home Run Porch!

Experience Tours

Join us for the 2014 United Way Experience Tours! The United Way Experience provides hands-on opportunities to learn about United Way's positive impact in the community. Each tour is one chapter in the LIVE UNITED Story - it is all of the chapters that make our story complete. Click on the links below to sign-up! Sponsored by Thrivent Financial.

"Sharing the Sandbox"
Wednesday, August 27
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Chapter: NAMI Fox Valley and Arc Fox Cities
211 E. Franklin, Appleton

"Connecting to Resources"
Tuesday, September 16
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley, The Connector and United Way 2-1-1
Emergency Shelter, 400 N. Division St., Appleton

"Play With Me and Help Me Learn"
Wednesday, September 24
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Born Learning Trail, Community Family Resource Center and Parent Connection
Plamann Park Pavilion, 1375 E. Broadway Dr., Appleton

"Enhancing Quality of Life"
Thursday, October 9
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Thompson Community Center with Lutheran Social Services and Making the Ride Happen
Thompson Community Center, 820 W. College Ave., Appleton

"Channeling Change"
Wednesday, October 22
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Chapter: United Way 101 with the LIFE Study
United Way Fox Cities, 1455 Midway Rd., Menasha

"Living Healthy - Physical and Financial Wellness"
Wednesday, November 5
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Financial Information and Service Center and Partnership Community Health Center
Goodwill Community Center, Entrance #2, 1800 Appleton Rd., Menasha

"A Roof Over Our Heads"
Tuesday, February 10
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Chapter: Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley with the Housing Partnership
Housing Partnership, 603 E. Hancock St., Appleton

"On the Right PATH"
Monday, March 9
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Panel Discussion on Mental Health
Catalpa Health, Entrance #2, 444 N. Westhill Blvd., Appleton


Charity Navigator

Our Impact Areas

United Way is advancing the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all. Read about our work in the Fox Cities.

Developing Children
and Youth

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Promoting Health, Healing and Crisis Intervention

HHCI

Strengthening Families

Strengthening Families

Providing Basic Needs
and Self-Sufficiency

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