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June 2017 

Taking turns. Sharing. Making new friends. Meeting teachers. Listening. Being curious and engaged.

These are just a few of the ingredients for a successful start to school. In early June, youngsters jumped on the path to success as part of the Kindergarten Countdown Camp...

Posted: June 22, 2017 Related Kindergarten Countdown, Early Learning

The 2017 Stamp Out Hunger food drive in south-central Indiana had a record breaking year! In honor of the 25th Anniversary Stamp Out Hunger food drive, the National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 828, Hoosier Hills Food Bank, and United Way of Monroe County challenged local residents to...

Posted: June 22, 2017 Related Stamp Out Hunger

Doris Burton was honored with the Mary Alice Gray Memorial Award for extraordinary volunteer service at the United Way of Monroe County 2016-2017 "Empowering Your Community" Campaign Celebration.

This award recognizes United Way volunteers who have made a significant and sustained...

Posted: May 11, 2017 Related Mary Alice Gray, Volunteer, Campaign

Wondering how to save and pay for college? Worried about how to handle stress? Concerned about your child finishing school? Need help figuring out plans for after graduation?

Over 1,200 students, parents, educators, service organizations, and community members have created their own...

Posted: May 11, 2017 Related Roadmap to Success; Graduation

April 27, 2017 – United Way of Monroe County celebrated the conclusion of its 2016-2017 “Empowering your Community. One Donation at a Time.” fundraising campaign on Wednesday, April 26 at the Hoosier Energy Board Room. Thanks to generous donors, the campaign raised $1,300,363.

Posted: April 27, 2017 Related
For the third consecutive year, United Way of Monroe County earned the Golden Excellence in Media (GEM) Award at the Indiana Association of United Ways State Leaders Conference. This "best in show" award for mid-sized United Ways specifically recognized  the 2016-2017 "Empowering your community....
Posted: April 18, 2017 Related GEM Awards


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