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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...

United Way of the Midlands’ Annual Meeting Set for October 18th

United Way of the Midlands will report back to the community and share goals for future impact at its Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Friday, October 18th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Omaha Hilton Hotel, 10th and Cass Streets. UWM’s mission is to impact poverty...

UWM in the News

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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...

OPS gives away 10,000 sets of hats, gloves and scarves

OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha Public Schools and Omaha Public School Foundation were able to raise funds to buy 10,000 sets of hats, gloves and scarves for the district's elementary students. There was a line out out the door as families waited to pick winter weather garb to...

Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment begins

Article published by West Point News Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace is now underway. Nebraskans will have the opportunity to find health insurance coverage for the 2020 benefit year from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15, at Healthcare.gov. More than 87,000...

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