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With the recent events across our nation, we are deeply saddened by the tragic, senseless death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Our hearts and thoughts go out to his family. We join so...

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

As we all cope with the impacts of COVID-19, everyone will respond differently and some will face new anxieties, fears and mental health impacts. Now more than ever before, it is...

Stories of Need During COVID-19

More and more families are struggling. Nonprofits are scrambling to serve them. But we can't continue to do so without YOU.   Lisa, Sherry and Joe are Omaha-Council Bluffs residents,...

What is a Circle of Support?

What is the Circle of Support?   The Circle of Support is a group of more than 100 nonprofit programs that are funded by United Way of the Midlands (UWM) donors like YOU! These nonprofit programs...

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With COVID-19 taking over headlines, we’re all craving stories that show the power of the human spirit and amazing things people are willing to do to help each other.   Making masks for...

COVID-19 Charitable Deduction Changes

On March 27th, 2020 President Trump signed the final $2 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package into law. It includes a new financial incentive for individuals and companies to make donations...

Ways to Contact Your Legislator

When you have concerns and questions, it can be hard to keep track of which legislator you should reach out to and how you can get in touch. Luckily, there are easy tools and quick steps to expedite...

Education Resources for Parents during COVID-19

Last Updated: April 10th COVID-19 has changed how we go about our daily lives‚ÄĒespecially when it comes to how our children learn. With widespread closings of schools and...

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