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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Governor Tony Evers has designated the months of September and October 2019 as United Way Months in Wisconsin, in recognition of the launch of United Way annual campaigns throughout the state. The 40 United Ways across Wisconsin each work within their local communities to meet local needs, using funds raised locally. Together, United Ways fight...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Yards and volunteers are needed for the United Way of Portage County Volunteer Center’s annual Make A Difference Day Rake-a-thon on Saturday, Oct. 26. Kelly Skeels, United Way of Portage County Community Services Program Specialist, said people can register yards to be raked for themselves or for others they know may need the help. “Members of the...
Monday, August 12, 2019
United Way of Portage County kicked off its 2019 Campaign with a kickball tournament and other fun events at Veterans Memorial Park in Plover on Thursday, Aug. 1. At the event, thanks to four early pacesetter campaigns, United Way of Portage County announced it is at the 16-percent mark of its $3.05 million campaign goal. “These early results are...
Monday, August 12, 2019
United Way of Portage County’s Learn for Life Reading Program is seeking second- and third-grade reading tutors to help at schools throughout Portage County for the 2019-20 school year. Learn for Life utilizes trained volunteer reading tutors who meet individually with students, a tutor commitment of a total of one hour per week. Tutoring sessions...