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Celebrating National Nonprofit Day

Happy National Nonprofit Day! It might seem like this is a day just for those of us at United Way of the Midlands or other nonprofits across the country, but National Nonprofit Day is something you should be celebrating too. Whether you’ve given time or money to a...

Community Spotlight: Opportunity Youth

Helping Local Young Adults Move Forward on a Path of Stability. Young adults are known to have energy, aspirations, resiliency and untapped talent. But for some, a lack of education, job skills, direction, financial stability or comprised health may lead them down a...

Community Spotlight: Summer Slide

Encouraging students to read in the summer to keep them on track. Did you know when kids are out of school in the summer, they can fall behind and not be as prepared for the next school year? This is called "summer slide," which can occur because children may not have...

Happy Mother’s Day

Moms Deserve Our Thanks, and Our Help.   All over the world, mothers are dedicated to building a better future for their children. And United Way of the Midlands has their backs. The community spirit that drives our mission is inspired by the boundless love and hard...

2018 Campaign Kickoff

  2018 Campaign Kickoff Hosts: Tim and Terri Burke, 2018 Campaign Chairs 4:00 PM, Thursday August 23, 2018 | The Capitol District 1022 Capitol Avenue Concert 5:00-7:00 PM  Inclement weather location is Beer Can Alley in The Capitol District Join United Way of the...

“Silence the Growl” Food Tour

"Silence the Growl" Food Tour Help United Way of the Midlands take a bite out of summer hunger and enjoy delicious food for a good cause. We are partnering with local restaurants for the "Silence the Growl" Food Tour to combat summer hunger. When you dine at the...

Community Spotlight: Summer Hunger

"Silence the Growl" for those who experience summer hunger. When we think of summer, we usually think of fun in the sun, swimming pools, cook-outs and vacations. But for some, this may not be an easy time of the year. People who struggle to get food for their families...

Community Spotlight: Volunteering

Volunteers are the roots of our strong community. Improved moods, decreased stress and better friendships - these are all things we strive for in life, and the solution may not be so elusive: Volunteering. This altruistic activity has a proven positive effect on...

Community Spotlight: Housing Stability

Helping families build a pathway out of poverty. You may be surprised to learn that almost half of the households in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro pay 30% or more of their income on rent. For some, this means less is available for other basic needs like healthy food,...

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