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CEO Best Practices

This summer, United Way held a breakfast event for 55 CEOs and executives from 35 local companies. One of the goals of this meeting was to brainstorm[..]

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School Attendance and Chronic Absenteeism

The June newsletter for Reading into Success shared an exciting update about local work to decrease chronic absenteeism. You might be asking, “what is[..]

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Outstanding Volunteer Awards Recap

Thanks for coming to our annual Volunteer Recognition Breakfast! This event is a great opportunity to recognize volunteers and the important role they[..]

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Time for Art Recap

This year’s Time for Art was a huge success! Thank you to all of the local artists who donated their pieces, committee members who helped organize the[..]

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Get to Know Our President, Lois Buntz

In honor of President’s Day this month, we’d like to feature our own President and CEO, Lois Buntz.

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Campaign Celebration 2015 Results

Thank you to all of our companies, nonprofits, donors and volunteers for your support this year. You helped make our community better, stronger, and[..]

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End of Year Giving

The end of the year is a busy time for nonprofits. More than one-quarter of all charitable contributions are made every December.

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United We Dine 2015

Eat at Bistro on the River December 8-11, and they will generously donate 7% of sales to United Way of East Central Iowa.  Stop in and enjoy coffee,[..]

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'Tis the Campaign Season

United Way of East Central Iowa celebrated the beginning of campaign season with a week of kick-off events in September. United Way funded partners[..]

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Welcome to Our New Site!

Our new website design makes it easier for you to find what you’re looking for and get in touch with us. We have taken great care to update, compile,[..]

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