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Many people view fund raising as a burdensome, maybe even an unpleasant task. The exception is usually for a cause that resonates strongly with in each of us; a local disaster, or a disease that strikes a loved one or a young child in the community. It is relatively simple to volunteer to raise funds for local school needs or youth sports teams,...
As the six month point of our United Way Community Campaign year marches along,  the economic climate in our community continues to be challenging. At this point in the campaign, we have reached about 47% of our goal of $160,000.  I encourage those who have not yet invested in our community through United Way to take a moment to do so. I can’t...
As health and nutrition are becoming more important factors in determining the foods cafeterias offer, communities can integrate with United Way campaigns that are aimed to provide more accessible options for healthy eating in schools and educate children on the importance of proper nutrition. In the United States, more than two-thirds of adults...