United Way of Greater Cincinnati kicked off its 2017 campaign with a “Stories That Unite Us” breakfast at the Duke Energy Convention Center. Guests heard stories of United Way’s transformative work in the region.
United Way of Greater Cincinnati, in its efforts to reduce poverty across the region, is undergoing a broad transformation that is both subtle and radical. So, the agency that represents 90,000 donors and will invest $51 million in our community this year will start to do so differently. Learn more in our August cover story by John Faherty.
Martha and Carl H. Lindner III have committed $500,000 to United Way of Greater Cincinnati for the Child Poverty Collaborative’s One to One Family Initiative.
Their gift will be recognized as part of United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s 2017 annual campaign and, outside of United Way, is the largest and most long-term of all contributions toward the Child Poverty Collaborative.
More than $20 million in tax refunds were returned to local families in the Greater Cincinnati region, thanks to United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s Regional Volunteer Tax Assistance Collaborative.
The United Way of Greater Cincinnati was honored as the Clermont Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2016 Career Prep Program of the Year. The award was for Sarah Ghee’s work establishing the Speed Mentoring program for the Work Readiness Initiative.
United Way of Greater Cincinnati recently conducted its board orientation and leadership development program for fall 2016. BOLD, the area’s most comprehensive board training program, is designed for those looking to grow their skills to the next leadership level.