Achievement Connections program receives $10,000 Monsanto Fund Grant

Investment will expand math tutoring program at La Follette High School MADISON, WI (July 18, 2017) – Employees from Monsanto’s DeForest location recommended United Way of Dane County’s Achievement Connections High School Math Tutoring program to receive a $10,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund’s 2017 site grant initiative. Funds from the grant will be used […]

We’re Better When We Row Together

Click on the video above to hear a mid-year update from Renee Moe, United Way of Dane County’s President and CEO. 2017 is United Way’s Year of Connection. Our focus this year is to better explore how private, public, non-profit and grassroots systems connect to one another in our community, all to improve alignment and […]

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 […]

2017 Ask an Expert Board Training Series

Social Entrepreneurship: Marketing a product for a purpose When: Wednesday July 12, 2017 Registration and refreshments 11:00 am – 11:30 am Session 11:30 pm – 1:00 pm   Where: Anderson United Way Center 2059 Atwood Avenue Madison, WI 53704   Registration Fee: $5.00/person   Registration Deadline: July 10th   Light refreshments and beverages will be provided. You are […]

Opportunity to Lead — Thursday, June 8th, 2017

An Introduction on Joining a Nonprofit Board of Directors This session is free Space is limited. Register soon! When: Thursday, June 8, 2017 3:00pm – 4:00pm Where: Quartz Health Solutions 7974 Uw Health Court Middleton Contact: Kathy Martinson United Way of Dane County (608) 246-4356 Kathy.Martinson@uwdc.org Opportunity to Lead is the start to increasing your […]

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 […]

Coffee with Colleagues

Networking and Collaborative Learning with other Volunteer Managers in your Community! Please join us for the last Coffee with Colleagues of the year! This event will give you the opportunity to discuss current projects or concerns with your peers, and share the best practices and inspiring outcomes. When: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 8:00am – 9:00am […]

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