It’s Almost Here!! Power of the Purse 2018

May 8, 2018 By In United Way News No Comment

Ladies ~ Power of the Purse 2018 is two days away and I am not sure who is more excited, our creative, hardworking Power of the Purse team or our guests who have been waiting patiently for the event to arrive ! Let’s just say we are ALLready for Thursday, May 10th ! Here is some information

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2018 Power of the Purse Event

April 19, 2018 By In United Way News No Comment

Registration is now open for United Way’s second annual Power of the Purse event scheduled to be held Thursday, May 10, 2018 @ Union 12 Event Center in Whitley County. For more information, please contact United Way of Whitley County @ 260.244.6454 or via email: unitedwayofwhitleycounty@gmail.com If you would like to register to attend the

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United Way of Whitley County Wants to Hear From YOU !! Please Take This Short Online Survey

April 4, 2018 By In United Way News No Comment

United Way of Whitley County wants to hear from you !  Please take five minutes to give your feedback ! TAKE SURVEY NOW!  United Way of Whitley County prioritizes staying in touch, staying informed, and staying educated about its community. To support continued understanding of the community’s needs, United Way is partnering with Macknick Philanthropy Advisors to increase

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United Way of Whitley County: Executive Director Search

February 12, 2018 By In United Way News No Comment

Do you enjoy people? Have a creative Spirit and a passion to help others? Then this is the job for you! The United Way of Whitley County is seeking a full-time Executive Director.  Responsibilities include fundraising, administration, financial management, program development, volunteer management, and public/community/board relations.  Job requirements include 3 – 5 years non-profit management

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Donor Impact: Jessica

January 24, 2018 By In United Way News No Comment

“Earning BABE coupons to use at the BABE store really helped me during my pregnancy with some of the essentials like diapers and clothes, and I was able to save up for a stroller! This was a HUGE help for my husband and me. Not only has BABE helped us with the financial aspect of

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Trends in Philanthropy by Brian Gallagher, President & CEO, United Way Worldwide

November 28, 2017 By In United Way News No Comment

For years, across our network, we have discussed the changes taking place in philanthropy.  We’ve talked about access to workplaces, economic conditions and competition from other non-profits. Each United Way has its own story, successes and challenges, but in recent years there have been some unmistakable, industry-wide trends in the United States.  The Chronicle of Philanthropy recently

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Northeastern REMC Receives United Way’s 2017 ACTS of SERVICE Award

October 10, 2017 By In United Way News No Comment

     On Tuesday, September 26, volunteers from Northeastern REMC rolled up their sleeves to once again participate in United Way of Whitley County’s annual Day of Caring event.  Team REMC’s project site was at the Passages Creative Learning Center, a local nonprofit organization that supports residents in Whitley County who have intellectual disabilities. While at

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Allen, Dewitt & Robertson Leading 2017 United Way Campaign

October 3, 2017 By In United Way News No Comment

The United Way of Whitley County (UWWC) 2017-2018 campaign is underway! The official campaign kick off took place at the United Way Day of Caring on Tuesday, September 26 at the Whitley County 4-H Fairgrounds. Pete Allen and Katie Dewitt will serve as co-chairs this year, and Jo Robertson will serve as vice-chair for the

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2017 Day of Caring ~ THANK YOU !

October 3, 2017 By In United Way News No Comment

Here’s to you, our fearless volunteers, who through 90 degree temperatures kept going until projects were completed during United Way of Whitley County’s 2017 Day of Caring event ! Approximately 37 teams consisting of 373 volunteers covered Whitley County at 62 project sites making Day of Caring 2017 the largest Day of Caring event in

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2017 Kindergarten Countdown Success

September 7, 2017 By In United Way News No Comment

On July 25, 2017 forty-two soon to be kindergarten students entered Mary Raber Elementary School with wide eyes filled with wonder and excitement on their very first day of Kindergarten Countdown! Students were divided into four groups and were teamed-up with licensed kindergarten teachers to begin their two-week jump start on learning.  During their experience,

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