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Fighting for Education: 2017 Practicum Student
Emily Wherry is our practicum student this year. Learn about how she will support United Way and our work in the community.
VITA Needs Volunteers for 2018 Tax Season
Help local families by volunteering with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program!
Legacy Dinner 2017 Recap
Read a recap of our Legacy Dinner event and learn about this year's challenge grant.
Staff Spotlight: Emily Wherry
Emily Wherry is our new practicum student! Get to know her in this week's staff spotlight.
2016 Flood Stories
As we reach the one-year milestone of the flood, read some stories from volunteers who truly made a difference in our community.
We Fight for Carrie's Family: Willis Dady
United Way and Willis Dady work together to reduce homelessness. Learn how they saved Carrie's family from eviction.
We Fight for Kids Like Willie: Boys & Girls Club of Cedar Rapids
Read this success story from United Way funded partner, Boys & Girls Club of Cedar Rapids.
International Literacy Day 2017
It's the 51st International Literacy Day! Read more about how we support literacy in our community.