Recent News

August 29, 2018
Going to Great Heights

As United Way’s 2018 community campaign co-chairs, Kim and Gary Heiman have shown they will do whatever it takes to raise awareness about United Way, our partners and our collective work in the community, including going over the edge to support United Way partner, Big Brothers Big Sisters.

August 13, 2018
United Way's Development Officer Advances After 23 Years in Greater Cincinnati

After more than 20 years as a development officer for United Way of Greater Cincinnati, Chris Martin was promoted to president and CEO of United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County in Texas.

August 09, 2018
United Way Launches 10 Stop Community Tour

United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s new President and CEO Michael Johnson is going out into the community to launch United Way’s annual fall campaign with a new series of events aimed at raising the awareness of poverty’s impact on our region.

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
Leaving a Legacy in Our Community

Roger and Glenda Schorr received recognition this past June at the Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council’s 20th annual Voices of Giving Awards for their planned gift to United Way.

July 30, 2018
Community United

United Way of Greater Cincinnati is sending its new President and CEO Michael Johnson out into the community as it launches its annual fall campaign with a new series of events aimed at raising awareness of poverty’s impact on our region.

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 27, 2018
Jumpstarting Corporate Impact

United Way has launched a new event -- Campaign JumpStart -- to equip local leaders with tools and resources to launch, run and conclude a successful United Way campaign to support our community.

June 27, 2018
Helping Youth Feel Safe and Supported

United Way is proud to support Lighthouse Youth & Family Services Safe and Supported, a program with the goal of preventing and ending homelessness for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ) teens and young adults.

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
Rob Reifsnyder Says Farewell

As he prepares to retire on May 31, United Way president and CEO Rob Reifsnyder reflects on his amazing 43-year career with United Way, including 18 years as CEO here in Greater Cincinnati.

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.

May 24, 2018
United Way and Partners Garner Over $22 Million For Local Families With Free Tax Preparation Services

Over $22 million in tax refunds were returned to local families in the Greater Cincinnati region, thanks to United Way of Greater Cincinnati’s free tax preparation services and collaborative partners.