Organizers of the Dan Sandstrom Walleye Tournament raised $16,850 for United Way of Portage County’s Learn for Life at their event Saturday, Aug. 1, on the...

Posted at: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 14:15

United Way of Portage County kicked off its 2015 campaign Thursday, Aug. 13, by unveiling a new community initiative during a celebration event at Ben...

Posted at: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 16:22

United Way of Portage County will begin its 2015 campaign with a Kickoff Celebration Thursday, Aug. 13, starting at 4 p.m. at Ben Franklin Junior High...

Posted at: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 06:33

United Way is looking for a responsible student for a new unpaid Fall semester internship position. The selected intern will work to create and distribute a...

Posted at: Monday, July 27, 2015 - 09:19

Nearly 4,000 Portage County households were randomly selected to participate in a LIFE (Local Indicators for Excellence) survey being conducted by community...

Posted at: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 10:44

Like many others with tight budgets, Sharon Garske was willing to use her rent money to install new brakes on her Pontiac van so she could go from her home...

Posted at: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 09:37

As part of its third annual No Child’s Wet Behind Community Diaper Drive, United Way of Portage County collected more than $10,000 in diaper and monetary...

Posted at: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 11:17

United Way of Portage County’s Learn for Life plans to heat this summer up with its first-ever Summer Sizzle Children’s Reading Series.

Twice a month...

Posted at: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 12:02

Family registration for Project Fresh Start, a program that provides school supplies to qualifying students, is now open.

Children who live in...

Posted at: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 08:16

The gift you give to United Way of Portage County is working hard for the people of our community.


Posted at: Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 11:19

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