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Thursday, September 5, 2019
United Way of Story County (UWSC) stands on three main pillars of impact; health, education, and financial stability. It’s what we as an organization live and breathe each day. We focus on ensuring that each person in our community has access to...
Monday, August 5, 2019
In an emergency, everyone knows who to call. Since before you can remember, you’ve been made aware of the life-saving help that dialing 9-1-1 can provide.  Who do you call for those less immediate needs? Need help paying rent this month because you...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
January 1st, 2019. The first official day of the new campaign season. Though our annual kickoff isn’t held until September, the work began back with the turning of the calendar, setting everything in motion to ensure that the weeks and months after...
Monday, April 8, 2019
We take pride in telling every donor their gift makes a difference.  Thousands of people and businesses partner with us each year to invest their philanthropic dollars in community change.  We can effectively impact the health, education, and...
Friday, March 15, 2019
Summer Enrichment and UWSC                                       Back in 2013, United Way of Story County (UWSC) partnered with multiple community organizations to start our first Summer Food Service Program (now named Food for Thought) in Nevada...
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Poverty in Iowa is real and it exists here in Story County. Individuals and families that struggle financially often have to make tough decisions about what bills to pay each month. In many cases their monthly budget does not allow them to save for...