Recent News

September 01, 2017
Creating Community Change in 12 Weeks

Three teams of volunteers are participating in the second iteration of The Shift -- United Way's social innovation challenge -- in an effort to create a tangible project to implement in the community within 12 weeks..

January 17, 2017
Seeking Insights From Those We Help

United Way recently funded a report from our partners at Design Impact which identified six "metathemes" with clear calls to action for a new path forward for all of us working to create equity in our community.

December 16, 2016
Transforming Innovative Concepts into Workable Community Solutions

Over the past three months, 18 community volunteers worked across three teams to turn innovative concepts into workable community solutions through The Shift. One group will already be seeing their concept come to life in 2017.