Recent News

April 21, 2020
Ameritas “You’re not Alone” Campaign for Seniors

United Way of Greater Cincinnati is proud to be a non-profit partner of the “You’re not Alone” campaign supported by Ameritas. The campaign drives awareness and support to senior citizen communities during COVID-19.

April 20, 2020
National Volunteer Week

April 19-25 is National Volunteer Week, and we’d like to take a moment to say Thank You to volunteers for lending their time and talent to help create the kind of community we all want, with the kind of opportunities we all need.

April 14, 2020
Community Support Provides Relief for Homeless Families in Clermont County

For organizations like Clermont County Community Services, your support of the COVID-19 Regional Relief Fund did more than just fund a shift in operations, it represented an opportunity to keep families safe and healthy for the duration of this crisis.

April 13, 2020
7,500 Emergency Food Boxes Delivered to Seniors in Need

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Council on Aging is working to ensure the health and safety of their clients, as well as meet the needs of individuals who have never before needed assistance.

April 10, 2020
Service Quickly Shifts Focus from Poverty Reduction to Basic Needs Support

When COVID-19 hit, the pandemic forced Santa Maria to urgently shift from helping people out of poverty to helping them survive a very difficult economic crisis.

April 09, 2020
Shared Harvest Foodbank Experiences Doubled Need Due to COVID-19

In March 2020, Shared Harvest Foodbank more than doubled the amount of food it distributed compared to 2019.

April 08, 2020
Brighton Center Sees 300 Percent Increase in Families Requesting Help During COVID-19 Pandemic

Brighton Center staff has seen approximately a 300 percent increase in number of families requesting help since the crisis began and the organization spent $10k more than normal during week two of the crisis to purchase food just to meet the demand.

April 07, 2020
Phone Supports Becomes a Critical Intervention and Prevention Tool During COVID-19 Crisis

Governor DeWine’s “Stay at Home” order has been the new normal for many Ohioans but for those who experience violence inside their home, it has proven to be a significantly harder challenge.

April 06, 2020
40 Single Mothers and Their Children Move to Safe Shelter During Coronavirus Pandemic

Thanks to the generous support of this community, the COVID-19 Regional Response Fund was able to provide safe shelter to forty single mothers and their children during this time of crisis.

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.