Recent News

January 11, 2021
January is National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month and United Way of Greater Cincinnati is intensifying efforts to recruit mentors for the Higher Education Mentoring Initiative, hoping to recruit 40 new mentors this year.

November 02, 2020
How United Way Invests in Early Education

At 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, you can ride United Way’s Virtual Bus to see for yourself how we are helping more children show up ready to learn in kindergarten.

September 21, 2020
NORTHERN KENTUCKY CANDY COMPANY HELPS UNITED WAY CONNECT STUDENTS TO INTERNET

128 households to receive internet access through NKY Digital Equity Initiative

July 29, 2020
United Way Brings Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to Clermont County

A program connected to County-singing superstar Dolly Parton launches today in Clermont County with a goal of providing free books to more than 2,000 local preschoolers.

July 27, 2020
Digital Equity Initiative Expands to Grant County

United Way of Greater Cincinnati will expand its NKY Digital Equity Initiative for Students into Grant County, supplying 128 additional households with six months of internet service so K-12 students can fully participate in virtual learning.

June 11, 2020
United Way Tackling Digital Inequity in Northern Kentucky in Time For 2020-21 School Year

More than 1,000 Northern Kentucky families will receive access to low-cost Internet service in time for the 2020-21 school year under an initiative launched by United Way of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati Bell and other local partners.

June 09, 2020
Moira's Message: Two Pandemics

We cannot address equity or COVID-19 without addressing quality education, basic needs, financial stability and health, and vice versa. These historical community problems are interwoven with these two pandemics. Count on us to remain fully committed to our hallmark impact areas.

January 13, 2020
You + Teens = Financial Literacy

Unite for Teen Financial Literacy Day on February 4! We need 150 volunteers with financial service experience to teach a version of Junior Achievement’s financial literacy curriculum to 7th graders at Cincinnati Public Schools.

June 25, 2018
Going Door to Door for Our Children

United Way Success By 6 is uniting volunteers this summer to go door-to-door to share early childhood education information with families in communities in Northern Kentucky.

April 20, 2018
Born Learning Turns Everyday Moments into Learning Opportunities

The United Way Born Learning Academy is one way schools and families can connect long before their child is enrolled in school. Academies use the best of proven tips, tools and resources to help families take a more active role in preparing their children for kindergarten.

April 20, 2018
LINC Career Madness Helps Prepare the Next Generation

At United Way LINC's Career Madness event on March 22, Young Professional volunteers shared college and career tips with local high school students from United Way agency partner GRAD Cincinnati.

April 18, 2018
Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?

United Way Success By 6 ® has a single community imperative: Kindergarten readiness is the most important priority for individual and collective school success and the community's long-term economic health. Here are some indicators to see if your child is kindergarten ready.

April 05, 2018
Five Ways 2-1-1 Can Make Your Life Easier

Whether you’re searching for information, or a resource for someone in the community, chances are that dialing 2-1-1 can solve your problem for free. Here are five ways 2-1-1 can make your life easier.