Recent News

January 17, 2018
Six Questions with Karen Bankston, New Executive Director for the Child Poverty Collaborative

We recently caught up with Dr. Karen Bankston, new Executive Director for the Child Poverty Collaborative, to discuss her experience living in poverty, and her vision and priorities for hew new role.

January 17, 2018
United Way Sees Bright Spots in Northern Kentucky Kindergarten Readiness

United Way of Greater Cincinnati continues to see success in its longtime commitment to preparing children for kindergarten — a key step for many families on a journey out of poverty. A recent report from Kentucky shows 53% of children in Northern Kentucky are prepared for kindergarten, an increase from last year’s report of 52%.

January 17, 2018
Mentorship Turns Into Lifelong Friendship

We sat down with Tone Everhart to hear more about his experience with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Butler County, a United Way of Greater Cincinnati partner agency, and learn why it’s so important to support such vital resources for our community, while creating even more life-changing moments.

January 04, 2018
#VolunteersUnited Every Thursday to Feature Weekly Volunteer Opportunities in 2018

Each Thursday of 2018 United Way of Greater Cnicinnati's social media accounts will feature #VolunteersUnited, which will include a different volunteer opportunity from United Way or one of our agency partners.