October 3, 2017
Written by Katie Kuhn, United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County
Fall is officially here! Grab your Pumpkin Spice Latte and come do some good with United Way this month.
United We Dine
Wednesday, October 4
Visit a participating restaurant for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and a percentage of the proceeds will go to benefit United Way’s Community Fund. Learn more.
Virtual Volunteer Opportunity: Write a Note of Encouragement to a Veteran
October & November
Do good without getting up from your desk! Take a minute to write a note of thanks and encouragement to a veteran served by United Way’s program partners. Learn more and write a note.
Wednesday, October 11, 5:30-9:00pm
See and shop new designs from past Project Runway contestants while supporting United Way’s Community Fund.
Milwaukee Project Homeless Connect
Thursday, October 19
Volunteers are needed to help at this one-day, one-stop-shop event that brings resources and services under one roof to help those in our community who need it most. Learn more and sign up to volunteer.
The Milwaukee Food Scene: Community Sustainability & Giving Back
An Emerging Leaders Panel Discussion
Tuesday, October 24, 7:30-9:00am
Hear from local restauranteurs on a range of food- and sustainability-related topics. Continental breakfast will be served. Learn more and register.
Getting Ready for the Real World Mentoring Series
October 25 & November 29
Join the Women's Leadership Council at James Madison Academic Campus (JMAC), a United Way Community School Partner. Volunteers will be matched one-on-one with students for candid conversations around professionalism, resume building, and preparing for interviews. Learn more and register.
Season of Caring 2017
August – December
Gather your colleagues or friends to get out in the community or coordinate an on-site activity and volunteer together!