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For Immediate Release: October 29, 2021

United Way of the Midlands Celebrates Generosity of Local Businesses and Citizens of the Year at Annual Meeting



United Way of the Midlands (UWM) is hosting its Annual Meeting and Luncheon today, Oct. 29. More than 450 people are registered to attend, representing local businesses and nonprofit agencies.



At its annual meeting and luncheon, United Way of the Midlands (UWM) will share the impact donor investments made in the Omaha-Council Bluffs community this past year and unveil the new impact goals for the organization. UWM will recognize six local businesses for their generous support during the UWM 2020 campaign. During the event, UWM will also celebrate its 2021 “Citizens of the Year” – Jim and Diny Landen.



Friday, October 29
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Hilton Omaha, Grand Central Ballroom
1001 Cass Street
Please arrive early to allow ample time for parking, which will be provided free of charge. The Hilton garage entrance is on Cass Street between 10th and 12th Streets near the hotel lobby.


Photo/Interview Opportunities:

Shawna Forsberg, UWM president and CEO
Jim and Diny Landen, 2021 UWM Citizens of the Year

Read original press release here.