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Mount Mercy Offers Scholarship to Iowa Students Whose Annual Family Income is $45,000 or less

Free tuition puts a college education in reach. Education shouldn’t be a luxury; that’s why Mount Mercy University is making it affordable for even more Iowans. It’s what Catherine McAuley believed was right in 1827, and it’s what Mount Mercy

Posted in News, United Way of East Central Iowa

Would you need special assistance during an emergency? Register with the Special Needs Registry

People who might have the need for special assistance during an emergency can register with the Special Needs Registry.  Around 1,400 people are registered in Linn and Benton counties. To find out if you can register call United Way 2-1-1.

Posted in 211, United Way of East Central Iowa

Volunteer Iowa Day at the Capital in February 2014

Representatives Art Staed and Dave Jacoby, Sue Driscoll of United Way of East Central Iowa and Patti Fields from United Way of Johnson County, attending the Volunteer Iowa Day at the Capital in February 2014. There was discussion about volunteer

Posted in News, United Way of East Central Iowa, Volunteering

United Way 2-1-1 connects caller to help with broken furnace during cold Iowa day

Dorothy Gordon recounts how 2-1-1 connected her during the cold winter of February 2014. Video not playing or can’t watch right now? Try the transcript below: I woke up around 6 in the morning and it was getting pretty chilly

Posted in 211, HACAP, News, United Way of East Central Iowa

Eastern Iowa Nonprofits Invited to Google Online Marketing Challenge

By Sara Elliott My student team at Full Sail University is looking for nonprofit organizations to participate in the Google Online Marketing Challenge, a global student competition developed by professors from across the globe in collaboration with Google. We would

Posted in Marketing blog, United Way of East Central Iowa

VIDEOS: Leave a Legacy and Include United Way in Estate Planning

Video not playing? Click here to watch it on YouTube. You can also read a transcript below. This video outlines some of the options: Video not playing? Click here to watch it on YouTube. Leave a Legacy and Include United

Posted in News, Planned giving, United Way of East Central Iowa, Video

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