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Anti-Racism Statement

United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County unequivocally denounces racism and ethnic discrimination in all its forms because it undermines the well-being and vitality of our communities and is in direct opposition to what it means to Live United. Read more...

Current Happenings

Ways you can help make an impact in our community.

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Backpack Coalition

Help children participate and succeed in school by providing backpacks and supplies.

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Women United Bruncheon

Join Women United at their annual bruncheon on Thursday, May 23, 2024.

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Spring Diaper Drive

Support local families who may be struggling by dropping off diapers and wipes at Landmark Credit Union branches or the United Way Milwaukee office now through June 5.

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Connecting to Community

Join United Way for an interactive, in-person learning session that truly connects you to community.

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Day of Action

Join United Way's Emerging Leaders to celebrate the annual nation-wide volunteer event.

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Living United: Key Initiatives

In partnership with our community, we creating are creating lasting change in these focus areas.

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Safe & Stable Homes

Supporting programs that will end family homelessness in our region.

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Empowering Minds

Supports school-based youth mental health services and resources.

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Reducing Barriers to Employment & Advancement

Supports programs that reduce barriers for individuals to obtain permanent employment with a livable wage.

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Connects job seekers, students, and others to computers and internet access to ensure everyone has the technology to succeed in our digital world.

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Voices United Blog

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Looking Back at 2023 Volunteer Events

Everyone has the has the ability to make a difference and create a positive change in the world. See just some of what our volunteers have accomplished in 2023.

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Meet Our 2024 Volunteer Recognition Awardees!

We’re recognizing key partners and volunteers who help our mission to change lives and improve the community.

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The Importance of Compassion and Empathy in the Workplace

During Sexual Assault Awareness Month, one United Way employee speaks to the importance of compassion and empathy in the workplace.

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A Discussion with Our Diaper Hubs

United Way’s Diaper Hubs distribute diapers to families in need. Learn how hubs in Milwaukee, Waukesha, and Ozaukee counties are helped by the Diaper Bank, and be inspired to join this mission.

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The Power of the Community Fund

Community Fund Investments support 220-plus programs at over 110 local nonprofit agency partners who are making an impact on the health, education, and financial stability of everyone in our four-country region.

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