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 “United we fight. United we win. Will you join the fight?”

With this call to action, Efrat Feferman, United Way of Monroe County Executive Director, kicked off the 2017-2018 “United We Fight. United We Win.” fundraising campaign surrounded by United Way volunteers, workplace supporters,...

Posted: September 21, 2017 Related Kick-Off

"It's important for everyone to have a good understanding of money management, especially young people, so they can be successful in life and ultimately reach their goals." Amy Leyenbeck, United Way Community Initiatives Director is excited to be offering the teen-focused 'Dollars & Sense'...

Posted: September 12, 2017 Related Earnings; Education; Money Management
Efrat Feferman named as new Executive Director of United Way. 
Current director Lessow announces retirement.  August 24, 2017 -- United Way of Monroe County will soon welcome Efrat Feferman as the new Executive Director. Barry Lessow, who has been the Executive Director since 2004, announced...
Posted: August 24, 2017 Related

Did you know that nurturing high-quality early learning opportunities benefits the entire community?  

Economists have found that high-quality early childhood education offers one of the highest returns of any public investment – more than $7 for every dollar spent. Building a strong...

Posted: June 23, 2017 Related Early Learning

“The work United Way member agencies do on a daily basis is astounding in its own right; to know they do it while adhering to stringent, rigorous certification standards also sends a message to the community that their support is well placed.” In her role as a Certification Task Force member,...

Posted: June 22, 2017 Related Certifications, Volunteer

June 2017 - The Free Community Tax Service, a program of United Way of Monroe County and the Financial Stability Alliance for South Central Indiana, helped Monroe and Owen county residents file nearly 2,400 federal tax returns this spring and bring back more than $1.7 million dollars to our...

Posted: June 22, 2017 Related Free Community Tax Service


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