Recent News

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.

December 06, 2019
Giving Tuesday Recap

On Giving Tuesday, United Way of Greater Cincinnati launched RideUnited to raise funds and awareness around the lack of reliable transportation in our region. RideUnited, presented locally by TriHealth, leverages the strengths of the United Way 211 network to address unmet critical transportation needs. In addition to launching RideUnited, we celebrated Giving Tuesday at Taft’s Brewpourium, where volunteers assembled more than 200 Family Assistance kits.

June 25, 2019
United Way of Greater Cincinnati Board Elects Leaders

United Way of Greater Cincinnati Board of Directors elected Steven J. Shifman as Board Chair and Barbara A. Turner as Board Chair Elect/Vice Chair.

August 08, 2018
Congrats to Second United Way BOLD Class of 2018

The latest class of United Way BOLD: Board Orientation & Leadership Development began Thursday, July 26 with a new group of future nonprofit volunteer leaders.

July 30, 2018
United Way Adds New Leaders To Its Boards

More than one dozen new business and community leaders are giving their time, talent and passion to United Way of Greater Cincinnati by joining the nonprofit’s Board of Directors and the United Way Foundation Board of Directors.

June 26, 2018
A Day of Action to Help Families

More than 100 volunteers came together for United Way's Day of Action to assemble 300 "Welcome Home" kits for families moving into new homes. The kits included household items like cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, a first aid kit, hygiene products and linens.

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.

June 20, 2018
United Way and Duke Energy Partner on Volunteer Projects for Duke Energy in Action Month

United Way of Greater Cincinnati and Duke Energy united in partnership for two different volunteer events in May as part of Duke Energy in Action Month.

May 25, 2018
The Collective Power of Women United

United Way's Women Investing in the Next Generation (WINGs) have officially transition to Women United. Women United propel forward early childhood education and development through advocacy and volunteerism in Greater Cincinnati.

April 30, 2018
United Way Announces Newest Class of Future Nonprofit Volunteer Leaders

United Way’s Board Orientation and Leadership Development (BOLD) program, Greater Cincinnati's most comprehensive board training program, is expanding to train even more local professionals for service on nonprofit boards across the region.

March 09, 2018
Five Reasons Volunteering During Spring Break Makes You a Great Hire

For college and high school students interested in making a difference in their community and developing skills that will be useful in their professional lives, ‘Alternative Breaks’ are a perfect fit.

February 21, 2018
United Way BOLD: A Life-changing Experience

Roddell McCullough is the Director for Community Development with First Financial Bank, and a graduate of United Way's Board Orientation & Leadership Development (BOLD) program. This is his BOLD story in his own words.

January 24, 2018
Meet The Volunteers Behind United Way's Free Tax Services

Tax season is upon us, and United Way of Greater Cincinnati's tax preparation volunteers are ready to help local individuals and families file so they can get the refunds they deserve.

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.