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.
12/19/2014 Nominate an organization or individual for LIVE UNITED Recognition
Honorees will be announced at the annual LIVE UNITED Recognition luncheon on Monday, April 27, 2015, at Prairie Meadows.
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.
12/9/2014 United Way announces 2015 advocacy priorities
United Ways of Iowa announced their advocacy priorities for the upcoming 2015 Iowa General Assembly in the priorities of education, income and health.
12/1/2014 United Way to partner with Kum & Go in December
Kum & Go associates will ask customers to add $1 to their purchase in support of United Way.
11/25/2014 A lasting Legacy
Maureen Tiffany desired to leave her community and the world a better place. In honor of her tremendous legacy, the United Way of Central Iowa Endow Iowa Maureen Tiffany Education Fund was established at the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines.
11/5/2014 Get to know: Loaned Executive Tom Jones