07/17/2015 Wells Fargo grant expands financial coaching
A $200,000 grant to United Way of Central Iowa will help low- and moderate-income residents receive financial coaching and enhance their financial skills.
06/1/2015 A Sequel Worth Watching: 2015 Summer in the City
School's out for summer! Learn more about important work United Way is leading during the summer months.
04/30/2015 United Way and Central Iowa Works win prestigious Common Good Award
United Way of Central Iowa and Central Iowa Works have been awarded the prestigious 2015 Common Good Award by United Way Worldwide. The award is United Way Worldwide’s top honor for community impact, given annually to no more than three local United Way globally.
04/27/2015 11 organizations and individuals honored in annual LIVE UNITED recognitions
ITA Group is honored with the Spirit of Central Iowa Award
04/7/2015 United Way appoints Campbell, TeBockhorst to senior leadership roles
Melanie Campbell has been promoted to Chief Donor Engagement Officer, while Andy TeBockhorst has been appointed to the newly created role of Chief Strategic Communications Officer.
03/24/2015 United Way receives $220,000 workforce grant through Walmart Foundation
The funding will create the Central Iowa TDL Academy, to strengthen and expand training for careers in automotive repair and maintenance, commercial truck driving, logistics and warehouse management.
03/6/2015 Volunteering: It's Good for Business
Volunteering expert Bea Boccalandro shows how employee volunteering contributes to your bottom line.
01/22/2015 United Way of Central Iowa Raises a Record $28 Million in 2014 Campaign
01/20/2015 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2014, a United Way volunteer can complete your tax return -- free.
12/18/2014 Head Start Grant to help WLC-supported early learning centers
Drake University has been selected for a $1.1 million federal grant that will allow eight of Des Moines’ urban childcare centers to increase the quality of year-round, full-day service for infants, toddlers, and two-year-olds.