Task Force Announces Engagement Sessions on Immigrant & Refugee Community Issues

Sessions will engage community, help leaders form recommendations Madison, WI (June 16, 2017) – Dane County leaders are coming together in a groundbreaking effort to establish recommendations on how to build trust between communities of color and law enforcement, especially as it relates to the topic of immigration in our community. The Law Enforcement and […]

Alumni Event

Apologies for the inconvenience, but the BoardWalk Alumni Leadership Lunch has been temporarily postponed until Fall of 2018. If you are an alumnus who wanted to register or update your contact information, please email Laura.Rogers@uwdc.org. If you are representing an organization and would like to be added to the Board Training Mailing List, please email […]

Poverty is Focus of $19 million investment in Dane County

United Way of Dane County makes strategic investments toward a better Dane County for all. Madison, WI (May 4, 2017) In a continuing effort to address poverty and related issues in Dane County, the United Way of Dane County is investing $19,142,242 in the community in 2017 with a specific focus on stabilizing young families. […]

Volunteers Honored at 2017 Community Volunteer Awards for Outstanding Service

27th Annual Event Recognizes a Record Number of Dedicated Volunteers Madison, WI (May 2, 2017) – Today, 177 nominees were recognized for what often goes unrecognized – exemplary service in volunteerism. They were honored at the 2017 United Way Community Volunteer Awards: Celebrating the Heart and Soul of Dane County, held at the Madison Concourse […]

United Way Celebrates Volunteer Month!

Recognizing Youth Volunteerism in Dane County Happy National Volunteer Month! Mobilizing volunteers is a crucial aspect of our work – they are the lifeblood of United Way of Dane County. Did you know some of our most dedicated volunteers are not even 18 years old? From 5 year olds planting trees on Global Youth Service […]

United Way of Dane County Restructures to Reflect Renewed Emphasis on Community Engagement

Community Engagement & Marketing Departments to Merge Under New EVP   (March 17, 2017) Madison, Wis. –United Way of Dane County is merging its community engagement and marketing departments to reflect a renewed emphasis on engaging with community members and streamlining the organization’s ability to deliver on our mission.   Jocelyn Harmon will lead the […]

Breakfast with Champions – Toward More Impactful Volunteer Engagement

Breakfast with Champions is designed to support experienced volunteer program administrators in taking their volunteer engagement strategy to the next level. In this highly interactive three-part series, participants will learn from expert facilitators as well as from each other. Breakfast with Champions allows participants to share their own expertise, successes, and challenges and leave each […]