Recent News

August 12, 2020

125 households to receive internet access through United Way partnership.

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.

January 17, 2019
Longtime United Way Donor Designates Million Dollar Gift To Greater Cincinnati Community

United Way of Greater Cincinnati received a donation of 1 million dollars from former Cincinnati resident, board member, and corporate executive Dave Walker and his wife, Debbie.

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.

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%.

October 25, 2017
United Way Success By 6 and Partners Launch Early Childhood Public Awareness Campaign in Northern Kentucky

United Way Success By 6® and its early childhood partners are proud to launch MyPre-K, an early childhood public awareness campaign in Northern Kentucky. The purpose of the general campaign is to show the unlimited potential of young children and elevate Pre-K as the first educational step toward shaping our youth.

February 28, 2017
Expanding Access to Quality Preschool in Northern Kentucky

Ten Northern Kentucky school districts were recently awarded Preschool Partnership Grants from the Kentucky Department of Education to ensure more 3 and 4-year olds have access to full-day, quality early learning experiences.

July 16, 2015
Helping Kids Transition to Kindergarten

“Me and My School” is a six-week summer “kindergarten boot camp” geared toward preparing children for kindergarten.

October 14, 2014
WANTED: Volunteers to help local hard-working families this tax season

We need YOU to help provide free tax preparation to hard-working families at 30+ locations across Southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky.

October 09, 2014
United Way Born Learning Academies expand in Northern Kentucky

United Way Born Learning Academies have been expanded into additional Northern Kentucky elementary schools.

April 11, 2014
United Way honors volunteers committed to strengthening Northern Kentucky community

United Way honored local volunteers and an organization, and celebrated accomplishments over the past year.

March 10, 2014 - Rachel Goodspeed, Public Relations, United Way
Region makes progress toward ensuring children enter school prepared

United Way has been working to ensure children have an optimal start in life for over 10 years and so far, the region is making progress in the pursuit.

January 16, 2014
United Way releases results of first regional soft skills screen

United Way of Greater Cincinnati is leading a cross-sector collaborative partnership of youth-serving programs to measure and improve social-emotional competencies of children in the region.