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UWECI, Cedar Rapids, Linn County Launch Community Impact Assessment

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA — After a tough year for many due to the pandemic and derecho, United Way of East Central Iowa (UWECI), Linn County, and the City of[..]

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Welcome to United Way of East Central Iowa, Ryne!

Learn more about Ryne, our Senior Donor Engagement Specialist.

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UWECI Statement Following Yesterday's Verdict in Minneapolis

The world changed for many when George Floyd was murdered by former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, last May. The tragic event initiated[..]

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Time for Art: A Celebration of Volunteers Recap

Learn more about the award winners, volunteer hours raised, and this year’s outstanding art.

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How You Can Celebrate National Volunteer Month

Learn how to make change based on your role in our community.

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Meet the 2021 Social Impact Volunteer Award Finalists!

Meet three individuals who are committed to sustainable change to make Eastern Iowa a more equitable place for all.

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Meet the 2021 Lifetime of Service Volunteer Award Finalists!

We fight for education, financial stability, and health. Meet three outstanding volunteers who are committed to doing the same.

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Meet the 2021 Hand Raisers Volunteer Award Finalists!

We fight for education, financial stability, and health. Meet three outstanding volunteers who are committed to doing the same.

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Meet the 2021 Emerging Volunteer Award Finalists!

Learn about three young professionals in Eastern Iowa who are making big impacts with their volunteer efforts.

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The Data Dialogue: COVID's Impact on Education, Financial Stability, and Health

Learn more about the pandemic’s impact in our area and how UWECI works to support families in need.

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