UWCI News and Stories

Friday Success Story: Coping with vision loss

April 18, 2014  |  Health  |  Hamilton  |  Friday Success Story

An Army veteran and WellPoint retiree, Chuck was enjoying his retirement and all it had to offer until he began having vision problems.

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A culture of volunteer engagement

April 16, 2014  |  Guest Blog Post

Last week, we celebrated National Volunteer Week by showering our volunteers with everything from thank you notes, social media posts, luncheons and recognition plaques.

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Why do community assessment?

April 15, 2014  |  Guest Blog Post

It is important to do community assessments to understand your community through data in order to determine the needs of your target population, the resources available to them and the gaps in the delivery of services.

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Friday Success Story: Rebuilding a life after incarceration

April 11, 2014  |  Income  |  Marion  |  Friday Success Story

A high school graduate with some college experience, a bad decision earned Rob a conviction on burglary and drug dealing charges when he was nineteen.

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Governor Pence signs Child Care and Development Fund Bill

April 09, 2014  |  Education  |  Boone  |  Hamilton  |  Hancock  |  Hendricks  |  Marion  |  Morgan  |  Admin

Governor Mike Pence invited United Way of Central Indiana to participate in a ceremonial bill signing for HEA 1036, the Child Care & Development Fund Bill.

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Summer ReadUP opportunities are now available

April 09, 2014  |  Education  |  Marion  |  Matt Cooper

Why is summer ReadUP so important? Research shows that students experience learning loss when they do not engage in educational activities during the summer.

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When shopping with Amazon, support United Way of Central Indiana

April 08, 2014  |  Matt Cooper

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you.

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United Way of Central Indiana honors Citizens Energy Group

April 07, 2014  |  News Release

United Way of Central Indiana honored Citizens Energy Group as its Company of the Year at the Indiana Association of United Ways State Leaders Conference recently.

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National Volunteer Week

April 05, 2014  |  Admin

Through countless acts of kindness, generosity, and service, Americans recognize that we are all bound together -- that we move this country forward by giving of ourselves to others and caring for those around us.

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Friday Success Story: Developing future leaders

April 04, 2014  |  Education  |  Hendricks  |  Friday Success Story

When she was only six years old, Alyssa moved over 3,700 miles from Alaska to Avon, Indiana. To help their shy and introverted daughter adjust to her new surroundings and develop socially, her parents sent Alyssa to summer camp.

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Apr
23

I WILL Retire Someday!

United Way of Central Indiana is hosting the Charitable Advisors FREE semina...

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Apr
23

Boone County Annual Celebration

Bring your friends and celebrate with a morning of fun and community featuri...

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