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Remembering Phil Smith
LIVE UNITED Blog

Remembering Phil Smith

We’re sure going to miss you, Phil. Thanks for a lifetime of doing so much good.

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LIVE UNITED Blog

United Way Does the Homework for You

Year-end giving is a meaningful way for donors to support causes and charities they’re passionate about. As you consider the many options available for your charitable gift, our volunteers have done the homework for you.

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2023 GIVE & WIN Sweepstakes

Every individual who pledges a financial contribution to United Way is a trailblazer. With your support, we build a path to a stronger community.

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Setting the Bar

United Way Blackhawk Region (UWBR)’s highly competitive Community Grants process wrapped up two weeks of panel presentations in April and May. Here is the step-by-step process we refer to as due diligence.

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GIVE & WIN Sweepstakes

GIVE a new or increased gift of $25, $50, $75, or $100 and you will be automatically entered to win.

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10th Anniversary of Unification

For the remainder of the year, look forward to United Way Blackhawk Region touting ten years of community engagement and impact, celebrating with Day of Caring and special events, and the launch of a 10th anniversary “Give & Win” sweepstakes.

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Community Conversations are Back

Your participation is encouraged and appreciated and your collective voices will help us identify initiatives that prioritize dollars where they’re needed most.

Rick West
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Making a Difference

I’m sure you’ve experienced moments in your life when you’ve wondered if what you do every day at work really does make a difference. I have often pondered that question myself during my career, but not the past eight years.