United Way of Van Wert County made a $3,900 donation to the FOA -Families of Addicts. The money was given from the New Initiative Funds that provide one-time money for a new project or program. The FOA is new to the Van Wert community and you will continue to see more about as the program […]
Here is United Way of Van Wert County 2017 Campaign Video! We are the community heroes who live united for a better place to call home.
The 19th Annual United Way Day of Caring has been set for Friday, September 29, 2017. This years’ event Chair is Jessi Harman, who has worked at Citizens National Bank for 12 years and joined the United Way Board of Trustees 4 years ago. She has been on the Day of Caring committee for 2 […]
Ninety-five years ago, the first successful insulin injection is administered, Gandhi is imprisoned in India, and the president is Warren G. Harding from Ohio. Also happening in Ohio in Van Wert County, the Community Clearing House (now known as United Way of Van Wert County) is created. Since that time, United Way has become the […]
REACHING 86% OF THE CAMPAIGN GOAL Van Wert, OH , February 16, 2017– The United Way of Van Wert County recently revealed additional levels on their donation tracker. Over the past few months, Van Wert County businesses and residents have participated in United Way events and campaigns raising funds for the 26 agencies supported by […]
Saturday, February 11, is National 2-1-1 Day, in recognition of the free, user-friendly phone number that serves 90 percent of America’s population, while connecting some 16 million people a year to critical resources, information, and services. “In Van Wert County, hundreds of people turned to 2-1-1 for help last year,” said United Way of Van […]
Thank you to Vantage Career Center for continuing the Day of Caring work…4 months later!! We can’t thank you enough for your giving & volunteering! Special thanks to Thanks to Mr. White, Mr. Villena, Sr. Electricity, and Sr. Auto Body for moving the remaining food items from the trailer to the inside of the Salvation […]