Days of Caring kicks off in just two weeks! It’s three days of incredible events that bring our community closer together. More than 3,500 volunteers will volunteer across Dane County, marking the largest annual volunteer event of the year! Join us for our Days of Caring Campaign Kickoff at Mallards Stadium on Tuesday, August 16. […]
Our President and CEO Renee Moe shares a mid-year update with you on United Way of Dane County. Watch the short video to hear from Renee and share your thoughts with Renee by tweeting @UnitedWayRenee. We love to listen and engage with you!
“I was born and raised in Madison, and my parents were givers. I was two years old when I first heard about United Way. My aunt and uncle and cousins were over, and it was a hot, humid Saturday night. My uncle got up to go to the bathroom and collapsed. He left behind five kids, plus […]
United Way is home to so many inspiring leaders in Dane County. From By Youth For Youth to Key Club and Tocqueville Society, we are connected to an incredible number of community members who want positive change and make it happen through their leadership. This month, we are showcasing the young professionals who are becoming […]
Volunteers are the soul of United Way. Every decision made is formed by and discussed with volunteers. Does engaging the community with and through volunteers slow things down and add complexity? Sure. But we believe wholeheartedly that United Way exists by the community and for the community, and volunteer involvement is a critical and irreplaceable […]
“Our goal is to get to 5% vacancy rate, which if we build 1,000 units a year for the next decade, we still won’t get there. So we’ve got a long way to go. It means that every unit counts.” – Mayor Paul Soglin, City of Madison The power of the community created new homes […]
“Our goal is just to do as much as we can and help improve as many lives as possible.” – Kirsten Queoff, Verona Area High School Senior and Verona Aid member There’s a movement growing in Verona and a group of teenagers is doing everything possible to create positive change in their own community. Verona […]
Greetings, Happy New Year and thank you for all you do for Dane County. As our community demographics and economics continue to shift, we have the opportunity to engage and plan the next transformation of United Way. As the new leader of United Way of Dane County, I pledge to listen and collaborate well in […]