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Restoring Power Through Project ReConnect

Learn about United Way’s role in a partnership to help restore power to low-income families in Eastern Iowa.

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Foundation 2: Cheers to 50 Years

Learn about the history of a funded partner and how they’re celebrating this milestone anniversary.

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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty: HACAP

Learn more about our funded partner, HACAP, and how their variety of programs make a difference in our community.

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Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment

The Linn County Community Partnership is partnering with local hospitals, healthcare providers, and United Way of East Central Iowa to provide free[..]

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Our Program Stories

Below are stories from programs that provide support to those who struggle with hunger.

Together we can Stop the Growl!

Horizons Summer Meals: Nutritious[..]

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Cedar Rapids Joins Nationwide Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

Cedar Rapids is taking a big step toward improving student success by joining the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR), a nationwide movement to[..]

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Why Should You Post Your Nonprofit Event on UWECI's Website?

If you’re a United Way funded nonprofit, it just got easier to share your event with the community.

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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 ASAC,[..]

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