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

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

The 2015 Safety Fair will be held Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mark Toyota Scion of Plover.

The event will feature demonstrations of a...

Posted at: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 08:12

While the Affordable Care Act has increased the number of people who are insured, barriers to accessing health care remain. United Way 2-1-1 Information...

Posted at: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 11:55

Organizing volunteers during a disaster will be the focus of a two-part training session presented by the United Way of Portage County Volunteer Center and...

Posted at: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 08:01

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