• STRONG NEIGHBORHOODS: Home security upgrades restore sense of safety in Midtown

    Several residents in Midtown District will receive upgrades to their homes this summer to help reduce crime and increase neighborhood pride.

  • School Readiness Book: Hello, ocean, my old best friend

    In this month’s Success By 6 Page Turner Reading Program book, spirited language and great imagery make learning the five senses for even the youngest readers as easy as a day at the beach.

  • INCOME: Empowering families to become stable and financially independent

    Myron was discouraged by his financial situation - his student loans were defaulted and he had a bad line of credit. A financial literacy program gave Myron the opportunity he needed to better the life of his daughter and community.

  • Now Hiring: Relationship Manager/Ogle County Director

    We're looking for an individual to oversee United Way operations in Ogle County and manage campaign accounts throughout the community. Be part of the change and join us.

  • Chicago Bears support recovery efforts in Northern Illinois

    The Chicago Bears have pledged $100,000 to the Northern Illinois Disaster Relief Fund to support recovery efforts for those affected by tornadoes that devastated areas of Northern Illinois in early April.



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