Check out United Way in the news, and what’s currently going on at our organization! For media inquiries, please contact Lucas Stall, manager of public affairs and advocacy at lucas.stall@unitedwaytoledo.org

Nov. 13, 2019  | Volunteers Gather to Pack 3,000 Weekend Meal Kits for Kids

Nov. 11, 2019  | African American Leadership Council of United Way Hosts Capstone Luncheon 

Nov. 10, 2019  | “Morsels,” United & Thankful

Nov. 7, 2019  | “Deadline near for Real Seafood Holiday Feast, 2-1-1”

Oct. 30, 2019  | “Real Men READ-y Kicks Off New School Year” 

Oct. 30, 2019  | “Real Men READ-y Mentorship Program Comes to MLK Academy”

Oct. 30, 2019  | “Real Men READ-y Provides Mentoring for TPS Students”

Oct. 24, 2019  | Reading Mentorship Program for African American Boys Kicks Off

Oct. 21, 2019  | United Way Seeks Community Support for “A United Thanksgiving”

Oct. 16, 2019  |“What’s Your Emergency? …United Way 2-1-1”

Oct. 14, 2019  | “City, County Officials work to Bolster 2-1-1”

Oct. 10, 2019  | 2-1-1 Could Help Alleviate Stress on 9-1-1, Toledo City Council 

Oct. 9, 2019  | Task Force Looks to Combat Non-Emergency Calls to 9-1-1, Utilize 2-1-1

Oct. 3, 2019  | City of Toledo, United Way, Recognize 9-1-1 Task Force

Oct. 2, 2019  | City of Toledo Kicks off Charitable Campaign

Sept. 30, 2019  | Women’s Initiative “Pursuing Inspiration” Impacts Childhood Literacy

Sept. 27, 2019  | Those Impact by Lorraine Hotel Closure, Encouraged to Call 2-1-1

Sept. 23, 2019  | United Way in Ottawa County hosts “Great Grape Stomp”

Sept. 19, 2019  | “Tocqueville Talks Gathers Generous United Way Donors”

Sept. 17, 2019  | “Dana, Inc. Begins United Way Campaign with Connecting Kids to Meals” 

Sept. 14, 2019  | The Toledo Blade Food Page, Great Grape Stomp, benefiting United Way in Ottawa County  

Sept. 11, 2019  | “Those Working Their Way Out of Poverty Could Face Setback.” 

Sept. 9, 2019  | “Books Coming to Toledo-Area Kids from Music-Icon Dolly Parton”

Sept. 7, 2019  |“Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Promotes Literacy in Oregon”

Sept. 6, 2019  | 13abc “Bright Side” – Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Expands

Sept. 6, 2019  | Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library coming to Oregon City Schools

Sept. 4, 2019  | United Way & Siemer Institute, Keeping Families Housed

Sept. 2, 2019  | News Conference: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Expands to Oregon

August 29, 2019  | United Way in Ottawa County Introduces “Coffee with a Banker”

August 26, 2019  | “Local Organizations Discuss Collaborative Efforts to Get Results”

August 25, 2019  | “In Face of Financial Challenges, United Way Re-imagines Model”

August 23, 2019  | United Way, City of Toledo, Bolsters Focus on Data

August 7, 2019  | “United Way Hosts Fourth Annual Kickoff to Caring”

August 7, 2019  | “Kickoff to Caring Packs New Start for Kids, School Year”

August 5, 2019 Kickoff to Caring Taking Place this Wednesday

July 31, 2019  | United Way Hosts Kickoff to Caring 

July 30, 2019  | United Way’s “Kickoff to Caring” Provides 5,000 Backpacks for Students

July 22, 2019  | “Is Toledo Getting Poorer? Website says ‘Yes;’ Local Experts Disagree”

July 17, 2019  | Upcoming Heatwave – Finding Local Cooling Centers via 2-1-1 

June 22, 2019 #ToledoMe: “United We Eat” Helps Feed Hungry Kids this Summer

June 21, 2019  | United Way Announces Leads for Collaborative Impact Model

June 20, 2019 United Way Volunteers to Pack Meal Kits for Children in Need

June 19, 2019 United Way Eat, Volunteer to Help Connecting Kids to Meals

June 18, 2019 Toledo Gets $700K Boost in Federal Block Grant, Plans to Work with United Way, Toledo-Lucas County Planning Commissions

June 17, 2019 “Your Day” on WTOL with Amanda Fay – United We Eat

June 14, 2019  | United Way Packs 2,000 Meal Kits for Children in Need

June 10, 2019 |  Morsels: Local “United We Eat” program aims to feed hungry children

May 22, 2019  |  Non-Emergency 911 Calls Strain Toledo Firefighters

May 21, 2019 | United Way Expands Focus on Data with New Committee

May 10, 2019 | Women’s Initiative of United Way Hosts Annual Panel Event

May 08, 2019 |  Toledo City Council Debates Equal Pay Ordinance – Women’s Initiative of United Way Gives Comment

May 06, 2019 | United Way Announces 2019-2020 Program Investments

May 02, 2019 |  New United Way in Ottawa County Director Transition Began Just Down Hall

April 30, 2019 | Women’s Initiative of United Way to Host Pay Equity Act Mixer

April 26, 2019 | United Way in Ottawa County Hosts Meet & Greet for New Director

April 24, 2019 | Community Garden Renovated at Alpha Towers Senior Living Apartments

April 10, 2019 |  Toledo Council Hears Pitch for Ordinance to Fight Wage Inequality

April 08, 2019 |  United Way of Greater Toledo to Shift 2-1-1 Operations

April 08, 2019 | UWGT’s 2-1-1 Operations to Transfer in Coming Months

March 28, 2019 | UWGT Showcases the Positive Impact of Campaign Volunteers

March 26, 2019 | UWGT Showcases the Positive Impact of Campaign Volunteers

March 25, 2019 | UWGT Mourns the Loss of Former Ottawa County Director, Chris Galvin

March 20, 2019 | Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Expands, Gives Free Books to Children

March 01, 2019 | Bistro 163’s Stacy Maple new director of United Way in Ottawa County

February 27, 2019 | United Way in Ottawa County Welcomes New Area Director

February 23, 2019 | A step forward for Toledo Free Universal Pre-K

February 22, 2019 | Leadership Team to Help Toledo Achieve Universal Preschool

February 20, 2019 | Sen. Brown Pushes to Expand Scale and Scope of Earned Income Tax Credit

February 19, 2019 | United Way & LISC Toledo Advocate to Support EITC with Senator Sherrod Brown

February 10, 2019 | Bowling Green Charity Chocolate Crawl, Supporting United Way in Wood County

February 05, 2019 |  United Way Hosts Second Annual “Charity Chocolate Crawl”

February 01, 2019 | Stretching Your Dollar: You could be eligible to file your taxes for FREE

January 22, 2019 | YWCA Rape Crisis Center & Women’s Shelter Imperiled by Continuing Government Shutdown

January 18, 2019 | United Way Continues Advocacy Efforts (Sentinel-Tribune)

January 18, 2019 | 2019-01-17, Government Shutdown, Local Impact

January 15, 2019 | United Way Helping Furloughed Workers, Encourages Residents to Call 2-1-1

January 15, 2019 | Residents Impacted by Government Shutdown, Call 2-1-1

January 10, 2019 |  United Way Seeks Applicants to Lead New Collaborative Model

January 08, 2019 | SNAP Dollars Could Run Out Amid Government Shutdown

December 19, 2018 | Marathon LPGA Classic donates $554,000 to 17 charities

December 16, 2018 | Acts of Kindness: Reading program partners African-American men and boys

December 13, 2018 | How Charities Found #GivingTuesday Success Ditching Facebook for Face-to-Face Fundraising

December 12, 2018 | Adopt-A-Family Program Assists Local Families in Need

November 30, 2018 | Children’s Wonderland to support United Way’s Adopt-A-Family

November 27, 2018 | United Way of Greater Toledo Celebrates “Thanking Tuesday”

November 17, 2018 | PSA: Huntington Bank & United Way, Helping Communities Thrive

November 14, 2018 | Help Protect SNAP PSA

November 13, 2018 | Your Franklin Park Mall Reciepts Help Give Back to Local Nonprofits

November 12, 2018 | Podcast with Eric Chase, Q105.5 – Support United Way “Adopt-A-Family” this Holiday Season

November 02, 2018 | African American Leadership Council of United Way Helps Professionals find their Passions

October 30, 2018 | African American Leadership Council of United Way Hosts One-Day Conference

October 17, 2018 | Women’s Initiative of United Way hosts Pursuing Inspiration

October 15, 2018 | Women’s Initiative of United Way Welcomes Founder & CEO of “She Should Run”

October 09, 2018 | United Way Participates in TPS’ “State of the District Address”

October 04, 2018 | Huntington Center, “Day of Caring” with Toledo Day Nursery

September 20, 2018 | Help Support United Way – 30 Second PSA from 13abc

September 16, 2018 | Protect SNAP: A Letter from United Way & Connecting Kids to Meals CEO’s

August 21, 2018 | UAW Members Enjoy 30th Annual United Way Golf Outing

August 10, 2018 | Toledo Jeep Fest: Exploring the connection between Jeep and United Way

August 09, 2018 | Jeep Fest Art Piece to Benefit United Way

August 07, 2018 | Volunteers pack Huntington Center to help local students

August 03, 2018 | United Way Gathers 1,000+ Volunteers for Annual “Kickoff to Caring”

July 26, 2018 | United Way joins Eric Chase on Q105.5 Podcast to talk about Kickoff to Caring

July 23, 2018 | Recognizing UAW Local 12

June 15, 2018 | Deadline Extended for Local Students Seeking School Supplies

June 07, 2018 | Celebrating United Way’s Centennial

June 06, 2018 | United Way Welcomes Two New Board Members

June 05, 2018 | Seeing Poverty Through A New Lens – Sylvania Advantage

June 01, 2018 | Call United Way 2-1-1 For a Free Backpack & Supplies

May 30, 2018 | United Way Celebrates Centennial by Packing 2,000 Foster Care Kits

May 16, 2018 | Women’s Initiative of United Way to Host Panel Discussion with Local Leaders

May 15, 2018 | United Way’s Women in Leadership: What Makes You Move?

May 14, 2018 | United Way in Ottawa County Seeks Community Action

May 11, 2018 | United Way Announces Community Investments

May 08, 2018 | Catawba Island Club Golf Invitational, Benefiting United Way

April 25, 2018 | United Way Recognizes Campaign “Change Makers” at A Century of Impact

April 13, 2018 | United Way President & CEO Discusses Her Organ Donation

April 04, 2018 | Millions of Americans don’t take advantage of free tax filing.

April 01, 2018 | Old West End Historic Times

March 28, 2018 | Women’s Initiative of United Way, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

March 23, 2018 | Celebrate 100,000 Books Delivered

March 16, 2018 | Celebrating 100 Years of Positive Community Change!

March 07, 2018 | United is still the way to help charities in changing times, new CEO Wendy Pestrue contends.

March 06, 2018 | United Way Formally Welcomes New President & CEO

February 27, 2018 | Highlighting 100 years of driving positive community change!

February 19, 2018 | New United Way President on this week’s Conklin and Company

February 15, 2018 | Charitable Donations to Possibly Drop

February 11, 2018 | United Way of Greater Toledo celebrates National 2-1-1 Day

February 09, 2018 | Charity chocolate crawl attracts hundreds in Downtown Bowling Green

January 30, 2018 | United Way Adds to Board

January 19, 2018 | New President selected for United Way

January 19, 2018 | United Way Names President & CEO