Wrap Up Your Year with UWECI
Plan your year-end giving and meet the December 31 tax deductible deadline!
The Regional Vision Plan Unveiled
Learn about the Regional Vision Plan for Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Linn, and Washington counties was released on Friday, October 19.
Grade Level Reading Week Conference
As one of the leaders in the fight for literacy in our community, Laura Columbus, UWECI Senior Coordinator of Education Initiatives, recently attended the Grade Level Reading Week conference in Philadelphia.
Go Back to School This Year—Volunteer!
You can help fight for social, emotional, and educational development of the youth in our community by volunteering during the school year.
Preventing Summer Learning Loss
Summer learning is just as important as school-year learning! Read our blog for ideas to keep your kids mentally active this summer.
Did You See CJ?
Cardboard cutouts of CJ, from the book Last Stop on Market Street, appeared across our community! Read about how he represents equity and children's literacy.
Become a VIP and Make a Difference!
The VIP program pairs caring adults and elementary students to read together during the school day. Learn how VIP makes a lasting impact for both children and volunteers.
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.