Recent News

March 26, 2020
COVID-19 Regional Response Fund Distributes $1 million to Nonprofits Providing Crisis Relief

One week after its launch, the COVID-19 Regional Response Fund has distributed $1 million directly to two dozen organizations serving our region’s most vulnerable individuals and families affected by COVID-19, specifically in immediate need of food, shelter, childcare and senior services.

March 24, 2020
COVID-19 Regional Response Fund Activated to Respond to Urgent Needs in Our Community

In response to the rapidly evolving coronavirus pandemic, Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) and United Way of Greater Cincinnati, in partnership with Procter & Gamble, bi3, Fifth Third Foundation, The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation and The Scripps Howard Foundation, have activated a cross-sector regional response to quickly address the critical needs of our community.

March 24, 2020 - Movers and Makers
Local foundations, businesses create COVID-19 response fund

United Way President/CEO Moira Weir talks about the COVID-19 crisis and United Way's region-wide response, recovery and revitalization effort.

March 23, 2020 - Cincinnati Business Courier
MY VIEW: United Way was built for the work that Cincinnati needs now

United Way President/CEO Moira Weir talks about her first week on the job amidst the COVID-19 crisis and details why United Way is the perfect agency to organize a region-wide response, recovery and revitalization effort.

March 18, 2020 - WCPO
Positively Cincinnati: COVID-19 Regional Response Fund to help people hurt financially by pandemic

WCPO reporter Lucy May spent extensive time talking with United Way President/CEO Moira Weir about becoming the first woman to lead UWGC and discussing with others why she is the right person for the job – especially during a crisis like COVID-19.