United Way Fox Cities' most prestigious award is given annually to a volunteer who has demonstrated dedication and commitment to building a better community through his/her work with United Way Fox Cities. We invite you to nominate an outstanding United Way Volunteer for this award. Nominations are due March 24th. The award will be presented at the United Way Report to the Community on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel.
Read about our work in early childhood education and the new Weight of the Fox Valley initiative.
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.
It's here! Read about the on-going work of United Way Fox Cities in our 2013 Annual Report.
United Way Videos
Over 200 supporters of United Way Fox Cities gathered to celebrate a successful community campaign that met the 8.1 million dollar goal. Generous support from the community makes it possible for United Way to continue the work of building a stronger, more caring community for everyone. Read more in the Post-Crescent and view photos of the event.
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.
Learn about how United Way Fox Cities works everyday to improve the community by watching Lisa's story.
PATH Receives Statewide Recognition
United Way's PATH for Students, which provides school-based mental health services in the Fox Cities, was recently featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and on Wisconsin Public Radio. Thank you to our community for helping to support PATH and the 830 students served by the program!
Need a Flu Shot?
The 2-1-1 Flu Clinic Finder can direct you to flu clinics in your area.
We have a Winner!
The winner of the 2014 Fiat 500L, donated by Bergstrom Automotive, is Samantha Zelten. Keys to the car were presented by Tim Bergstrom, President and COO of Bergstrom Automotive and, special guest, Green Bay Packer, Ha Ha Clinton Dix.
Teen Symposium 2015
Teen Symposium is a one-day youth leadership conference hosted by United Way Fox Cities and the YMCA of the Fox Cities. The conference featured multiple guest speakers, a community resource fair and various leadership activities. This year's event had the largest attendance yet, with over 400 ninth grade students and adult chaperones from 20 different local high school groups. View photos of the event.
Volunteer Opportunities are Full
Thank you to all of the 80+ volunteers who responded so quickly to pack Literacy Kits (on Jan. 23rd) and Healthy Meal Kits (on Feb. 6th). Both volunteer opportunities are full. We are extremely grateful to our generous community!
United Way Events
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.
"On the Right PATH"
Monday, March 9
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Chapter: Panel Discussion on Mental Health at Catalpa Health, Entrance #2, 444 N. Westhill Blvd., Appleton