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Blue Collar Boxing Event Will Strengthen Local Community

The AFL-CIO and United Way of the Midlands will host their inaugural Blue Collar Boxing event on November 27, 2019 at the Baxter Arena beginning at 7 p.m. During Blue Collar Boxing, 22 labor union members will face off in the boxing ring. Proceeds from Blue Collar...

Save the Date: Blue Collar Boxing Charity Tournament

The AFL-CIO and United Way of the Midlands will host the first annual Blue Collar Boxing event on November 27, 2019 at the Baxter Arena beginning at 7 p.m. During Blue Collar Boxing, amateur boxers from eight local labor unions will face off in the boxing ring....

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How to help, get help during coronavirus outbreak

Article published by Omaha World-Herald Written by Betsie Freeman Here is a list of ways you can help and ways you can find help and resources during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We're also highlighting good deeds throughout our readership area. Send your...

Be proactive in providing help

Article published by Omaha World-Herald Just as public health officials explain that it's important for communities to deal with the coronavirus's health effects earlier rather than later, the same should go for addressing the virus's local economic fallout. It's...

Health department reports local COVID-19 cases

Article published by DC Post-Gazette OMAHA - The Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) has received presumptive confirmation of two more COVID-19 cases related to the first case and a fourth unrelated case as of Tuesday. These presumptive positive cases are family...

A Path Forward

United Way engages community partners to help thousands of area youth find their way Samantha Hurtado-Holguin, left and her youth academic navigator Evelia Gutierrez. Published by Omaha World-Herald Written by Mike Watkins, Special for United Way of the Midlands As a...

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