United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, as one of 52 local United Ways represented by United Way of Illinois, has endorsed an open letter to the Governor and Illinois General Assembly leadership asking them to work together to promptly pass a state budget. Read More »
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BMO Financial Group and BMO Harris Bank care about the communities they serve. That’s evident not just by their more than $4 million in support—with substantial support from employee donations—for United Way’s work, but by the volunteer hours (more than 1,600) contributed by their employees, and BMO Harris Bank’s investment in United Way’s Neighborhood Network Initiative. Read More »
As the largest private funder of human services in the region, United Way of Metropolitan Chicago understands that quality delivery of human services is critical to both serving our most vulnerable citizens, and to improving the economic future of our state. Read More »
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago President and CEO, Wendy DuBoe, and United Way of Illinois Chairman, Mark Burton, pen op-ed on importance of human service investment amidst budget crisis. Read More »
Thanks to our extraordinary partners at ABC 7 for supporting our Celebration event on June 19th. Terrell Brown of ABC 7 served as the emcee of the event and highlights were shared in a segment you can view here. Read More »
United Way honors and celebrates its many partners every year who help bring resources, connections and expertise to improve the lives of individuals and move neighborhoods forward. Read More »
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago has launched a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender affinity group to serve as an advocacy, engagement and fundraising arm for its important work serving this community across education, income, health and basic needs. Read More »
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Thank you to everyone who attended our Celebration event. It was an amazing time! Check out the photos! buzz.mw/b66wu_f
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