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Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month – 8 Ways to Celebrate 31 Days  

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month is celebrated annually in May in the United States to highlight the history, heritage and contributions of Asian Pacific American communities. Asian-Americans and Pacific Islander Americans (AAPI) play a large role in the history...

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United Way awards $1.75 million to organizations in Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks and Morgan counties to help meet needs affected by pandemic

INDIANAPOLIS – United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI) announced today it has awarded unrestricted grants totaling $1.75 million to human services organizations serving individuals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks and...

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United Way of Central Indiana publishes Great Families 2020 results

Summaries of the four-year initiative show that the Two Generation Approach is an innovative model to address family instability   United Way to present Great Families 2020 full reports at its virtual 2Gen Summit April...

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Indy Summer Learning Labs to Accelerate Learning for Marion County Students

Families now invited to register for free, fun, and high-quality summer learning opportunities at 35 sites across Indianapolis   INDIANAPOLIS – After one of the most challenging school years for students, parents and educators alike,...

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Understanding the Roots of Racism: Career Building – Recap and Resources

Nearly 60 years have passed since the Civil Rights Act of 1964 made it illegal for employers to racially discriminate in the workplace. However, data clearly shows how racism continues to impact the career development...

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United Way of Central Indiana names new community relations director for Morgan, Hendricks and Putnam counties

INDIANAPOLIS – United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI) today announced the official appointment of Chris Flegal, former executive director of United Way of Putnam County (UWPC), to the role of community relations director for Hendricks,...

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United Way hosts 2nd Annual Over the Edge event August 13

INDIANAPOLIS – United Way of Central Indiana is once again looking for dozens of fearless philanthropists to rappel safely and securely down a 23-story building in Indianapolis on Friday, August 13, 2021 for the second...

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In the Spirit of Kindness: Indiana Teacher Makes Philanthropy Fun

Multiplication tables, coloring maps and spelling bees – a typical day for some educators, but not for second grade teacher, Pascual Cubero Soto.   His students start every day by dancing, singing or another fun activity to forget about the stress happening outside. “Of course we focus on the...

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Learning to Lead: Sharing My Leadership United Experience

United Way of Central Indiana’s Leadership United program has existed for more than 30 years to develop leaders, involve them in community problem-solving and equip them to be change-agents for our most important community priorities....

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United Way of Putnam County to merge with United Way of Central Indiana

Executive Director Chris Flegal to join United Way of Central Indiana as community relations director   INDIANAPOLIS and PUTNAM COUNTY – After several months of discussions, the boards of United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI)...

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