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VIP Spotlight: Jen Moreland
Jen Moreland and her Raining Rose colleagues participate in the VIP program. Read more about VIP and how you can help a local student succeed in school and beyond.
WLI Member Spotlight: Heather Dee
Learn more about WLI Member, Heather Dee, and why she advocates for women's health as part of the group's Steering Committee.
National Volunteer Month: Volunteer Engagement through Service Enterprise
UWECI's Volunteer Engagement is a national Service Enterprise Initiative hub. Kayla Paulson explains how nonprofits benefit from Service Enterprise and what it means for volunteerism.
National Volunteer Month: Jones County
Amy Keltner is our Jones County Volunteer Center Coordinator. Learn more about how the center and its volunteers truly make a difference for rural families.
Great Rivers Conference 2018
Jessica Whitfield, Senior Manager of Education, attended United Way of Wisconsin’s annual Great Rivers Conference. Learn about her experiences and how they help strengthen our work in East Central Iowa.
Deep Dive: Mental Health
Through her research with our Community Building team, student intern, Alexa Ravetti, takes a deeper look at mental health in East Central Iowa.
Time for Art: New Artist Spotlight
Each year, local artists donate their work to Time for Art's silent auction. Read our blog to view some of these artists and the work they donated.
New YLS Chair: Whitney Pino
Whitney Pino, Van Meter, is our 2018 Young Leaders Society (YLS). Learn more about her and why she is involved with YLS and United Way.