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Friday, September 14, 2018
At United Way of Story County (UWSC), we believe that when we are United together, we can find solutions that make long-lasting, positive change in the lives of individuals and families, which is why our 2018 LIVE UNITED Campaign theme is “In order...
Friday, August 31, 2018
At United Way of Story County (UWSC), we believe that when we are United together, we can find solutions that make long-lasting, positive change in the lives of individuals and families, which is why our 2018 LIVE UNITED Campaign theme is “In order...
Friday, August 10, 2018
Over 3.6 million students finished third grade in the U.S. last year. Roughly 1.3 million were reading proficiently. 37 percent. That is how many 3rd graders were reading at or above grade-level according to the National Center for Education...
Monday, July 2, 2018
French writer Antoine de Saint-Exupery is credited with the useful quote, “a goal without a plan is just a wish.”  At United Way of Story County we have goals in the three pillars of our work, health, education, and financial stability but we also...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
AmeriCorps VISTA’s. Who are they and what benefit do they bring us? What does a day in the life of an AmeriCorps VISTA look like? How are they combating the pressuring issues of poverty in our community? For those unfamiliar, the mission of the...
Friday, May 4, 2018
 As the old saying goes, April showers bring May flowers. But what if those storms never blew through? What if you were caught in a perpetual state of “storm”? For many people living with mental illness, this “storm” can be all encompassing,...