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United Way of the Midlands Welcomes New Board Members

For Immediate Release: September 30, 2020 United Way of the Midlands Welcomes New Board Members United Way of the Midlands (UWM) is proud to announce the addition of four community leaders to its Board of Directors: Avi Atholi, Jamie Gutierrez, Dr. Pam Kayl and Jim...

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United Way of the Midlands Announces Second Round of New Community Investments

During the fiscal year that ended in June 30, 2020, United Way of the Midlands (UWM) raised $19.4 million for programs and initiatives serving the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro. In addition to the investments announced in June, UWM will distribute an additional $1.5...

United Way Awards Goodwill Omaha $15K Grant for At-Risk Youth Program

Goodwill Industries, Inc. ( of Omaha announced August 21 that it was awarded a $15,000 one-year grant from United Way of the Midlands. The grant will allow Goodwill Omaha to invest in virtual learning technology and tools for its YouthBuild program,...

YES Announces $30K Gift from United Way to Fund Job Readiness Program

Published by Strictly Business Omaha Youth Emergency Services (YES) is excited to announce it has received a one-time $30,000 gift from United Way of the Midlands to fund Youth Emergency Services' Partnership for Youth Job Skill Development (job readiness) program....

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