UWCI News and Stories
United Way has collaborated with Central Indiana high school and college students, community partners and early childcare centers to host a 5K walk/run to support youth health and fitness programs. On Saturday, April 22, Indianapolis and surrounding communities are invited to partake in the festivities at White River State Park from 12:30 - 3 p.m. Registration is $10 or bring a children’s fitness item.
We are pleased the General Assembly has voted to expand Indiana’s pre-k program with 112 bipartisan votes in favor, and we applaud lawmakers’ efforts to secure a sizeable funding increase so that many more children from low-income families will have the opportunity to access the strong start in school and in life that pre-k affords.
Meet Maria, the Emerging Leader member of the month! Maria was taught at a very young age that it is important to help others around you to the best of your ability. Read more about Maria and what she believes it means to Live United!
The Human Services Professional Renewal Program provides hard-working, dedicated human services professionals an opportunity to regenerate and reinvigorate themselves, so they can bring fresh ideas and energy to the human care business.
Meet Bernice, the DLC member of the month! She’s a breast cancer survivor, Florida native and graduate a Historical Black College & University. She loves meeting people from all walks of life and learning from others. Read more about Bernice and what she believes it means to Live United!
As the Indiana General Assembly continues to debate expanding pre-k, today the “All IN 4 Pre-K” campaign announced it has earned the support of 150 Hoosier businesses, associations, community organizations and elected officials across the state.
We must advocate for better policies that help our fellow Hoosiers on their path to self-sufficiency. That’s why, within this brochure, you will see a diverse set of public policy positions that are intended to help us reach our ambitious community goals.
OneAmerica, a national leader in insurance and financial services, and United Way of Central Indiana strengthened their longstanding relationship by formalizing a strategic partnership designed to drive positive, measurable change in the community.
Every day in Central Indiana, families and individuals are challenged with providing for their household while living in poverty.
Reading aloud helps children gain the knowledge and skills neccessary for le...