Tina, a 36-year-old mother of three in South Haven, defines it as the fight to find work when every broken-down car means another lost employment opportunity.
VALPARAISO | The United Way of Porter County has launched the Community Report Card tool on its website that allows users to find out how the community is doing in the areas of education, income and health.
VALPARAISO | Porter County has been chosen to receive $24,000 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.
The ringing of the bell outside the grocery store is among the reminders another holiday season is upon us and with it, the annual push by various nonprofit organizations to share in the generosity of the season.
VALPARAISO | They only come out after dark or before dark gives way to dawn.
Two Men and a Truck helped the United Way and the Valpo University Womens Softball team deliver "Reading Buddies" to elementary schools in both Lake and Porter County. They collected and delivered over 1,000 stuffed animals to a dozen different schools. Each child picks a buddy out and they …
VALPARAISO | Hannah Wozniak dug into the soil at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens, pulling up weeds near a parking lot.
VALPARAISO | Taltree Arboretum & Gardens will host this year’s United Way Youth Day of Caring from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday.
VALPARAISO | Gearing up for this year’s annual fall campaign, United Way of Porter County volunteers and staff addressed a full crowd at this year’s CEO Leadership Breakfast held Thursday at Indiana Beverage. “BE THE ONE” was on everyone’s minds, as presentations were made on the progress Un…
VALPARAISO | Community members will be come together Aug. 23 for the United Way’s annual Day of Caring.
Jodi Juhl, Assistant News Director of Lakeshore Public Media will serve as moderator at this year's Business Symposium which allows local companies the opportunity to network and share information on diversity and a host of other topics.
Valparaiso | Starting June 1, community members can join together for the United Way’s annual Day of Caring by forming a team, signing up and selecting projects.
United Way celebrated topping its campaign goal Thursday evening at Strongbow Inn in Valparaiso. Prizes were given away to volunteers in game show style.
Jodi Juhl, assistant news director of Lakeshore Public Media and a United Way board member, speaks Thursday at the United Way's banquet at Strongbow Inn in Valparaiso.
Michael Glorioso’s enthusiasm and work ethic has led him to a fulfilling career as a United Way Retired and Senior Volunteer Program coordinator in Valparaiso.
The Socially Together and Naturally Diverse Club at Merrillville High School was one of the winners of the United Way's Everyday Heroes contest. Elizabeth Long, director of leadership, and Danny Lackey, club adviser, accept the check on the club's behalf.
Griffith | Ashley Schiller, 18 is a senior at Merrillville High School and one of the United Way's winners of the Everyday Heros Contest.
VALPARAISO | Porter Health Care System was named Company of the Year by United Way of Porter County at the 2013 United Way Volunteer of the Year Awards State Banquet on March 7 in Carmel.
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