United Way of Greater Toledo

Celebrating 100 years of driving community change - United Way of Greater Toledo
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Who is
United Way of Greater Toledo?

We are problem solvers, difference makers and opportunity creators. Together, we’re uniting the caring power of people to improve lives in Lucas, Wood and Ottawa County.

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In 2017
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129,886

books provided to local children

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173,813

nights of shelter

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19,683

individuals have overcome barriers to health care

Blog

Breaking Free: Helping Victims of Domestic Violence Start Over

Monday, April 16, 2018

Elaine’s husband came home from work in a rage, as he usually does. He often physically lashes out, but this time, he didn’t just strike her once or twice……

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A Step Forward: One Man’s Pathway Toward Health and Housing

Monday, April 9, 2018

Anton had been in and out of homeless shelters, struggling to cope with his mental illness. He seemed determined to deal with it alone. If only his caseworker…

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When There’s Nowhere to Turn: Coordinated Entry through 2-1-1

Monday, April 2, 2018

In the past, Yvonne had called United Way 2-1-1 for food pantries and other assistance, but never for anything this drastic . Could 2-1-1 help her family…

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Events

Emerging Leaders: Lead United: Wendy Pestrue and Sam Melden

May 3, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toledo Zoo
2 Hippo Way
Toledo, OH 43609

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AALC Lunch with Leaders - Bridging the Generational Gap

May 10, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
United Way of Greater Toledo
424 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604

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2018 Catawba Island Club Golf Invitational

May 11, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Catawba Island Club
4235 Beach Club Road
Port Clinton, OH 43452

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Let's
Raise the Bar

GOALS FOR 2020

At United Way, our work in education, financial stability and health brings us closer to our organization's 2020 Goals. Together, we are helping our students improve their readiness for school and overall academic success. Because of you, we are improving access to health care and healthy lifestyles. We are also ensuring that everyone in our community has the opportunity to fulfill their basic needs and increase their financial stability.

Let's <br /> Raise the Bar