Grass Roots Campaign brings back Strong Babies
The Milwaukee Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families Collaborative, in partnership with Serve Marketing, have launched a grassroots campaign designed to engage the community in the crucial conversation around the importance of changing the conditions that can lead to stronger babies. Read more.
United Way announces winners of Steve A. Roell Agency Partner Awards
City Year, Inc., Meta House and Impact, Inc. are the recipients of the Stephen A. Roell Agency Awards. The three agencies receive $25,000 each to extend work in Education, Income and Health. Read more and view photos.
United Way mobilizes 550 College Interns for special day of volunteering.
Over 550 college interns from 17 Milwaukee area companies spread out at 25 agency program partners across Southeastern Wisconsin as part of United Way of Greater Milwaukee’s Intern Day of Action. View video or coverage on Channel 58.
The latest Milwaukee Succeeds Milestone Report shows 8 of the 11 educational measures tracked are moving in a positive direction. United Way is leading Goal 1 which ensures all children are ready to enter school. View report
Milwaukee is doing something about the “Summer Slide”
A new collaboration has launched to provide more books to children and encourage new ideas in summer reading. Get involved
United Way of Greater Milwaukee has received Charity Navigator’s coveted 4-star rating for the fifth year in a row – a distinction held by only 4% of charities rated by the nation’s leading independent charity evaluator. Read more.