Category: United Way of East Central Iowa
Our iPhone volunteer app was mentioned in this report for the George H. W. Bush Volunteer Generation Fund on page 50. The mention says that our app makes “volunteer opportunities more accessible.” You can download the app here.
“ACEs cover all of our United Way areas of work. It’s something we need to look at, the more we can understand about ACEs and how that impacts a person’s help the more we can get ahead of the issue,” Eugenia says.
A total of 4,549 people donated at a leadership level in 2012. You can search the 2012 Leadership Directory below by name, society or a person’s employer. Of the total, 1,263 people chose to give anonymously and are not listed in the database. The information in this database is based on data as of April [...]
On occasion we like to highlight some of our Young Leaders Society members. This spotlight is about Amber Doyle, who sits on the Young Leaders committee and works for International Paper. (To nominate a Young Leader to be highlighted here please contact us here.) United Way: Tell us a little bit about yourself. Where do you [...]
Thanks to everyone who donated, we were able to fill the tub four times on May 9, 2013 as part of Day of Caring. We collected 1,945 personal care items that will be donated to United Way partner agencies: ASAC, Foundation 2 and the Catherine McAuley Center. Many of the clients who come to stay at these agencies don’t have [...]
During our first Virtual Volunteer Fair we asked people what the biggest barrier is that keeps them from volunteering. About a dozen answered. By Mitch Kolf We held a virtual volunteer fair on April 9, 2013. The event was promoted beforehand on our Facebook page, emails were sent to companies and agencies, an ad was [...]
United Way Worldwide recognized these two financial institutions at a conference in April 2013. Congratulations and thank you for your support! Bank of America Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) was recognized with a Summit Award for Community Impact. Bank of America and its employees raised more than $30.5 million through the United Way campaign in [...]
Congratulations to our CEO Lois Buntz for being named this year’s Leadership for Five Seasons Community Trustee. These are the comments made at the April 17, 2013, announcement, by Brad Hart, who is also on the United Way Board of Directors. Leadership for Five Seasons has been around for nearly 30 years, preparing, supporting and [...]