Wendy DuBoe talks with students about Character Playbook Chicago Bears & United Way Metropolitan Chicago Host Kickoff Prior to the NFL Draft The NFL and United Way Worldwide today announced the national launch of Character Playbook, a new national education initiative focused on youth character development and healthy relationships. Read More »
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United Way of Metropolitan Chicago joins Metropolitan Family Services and Access Living in addressing the City Club of Chicago on the future of human Services in Illinois amidst the budget impasse Wendy DuBoe, President and CEO of United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, Ric Estrada, President and CEO of Metropolitan Family Services and Marca Bristo, President and CEO of Access Living shared data and perspectives on the extreme damage being done to individuals, communities and the human services sector because of the budget impasse at the City Club of Chicago on March 28. Read More »
Neighborhood Network partners map bold community goals at gravitytank United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, in partnership with innovation firm gravitytank, convened its second summit for United Way Neighborhood Network partner communities, this time inviting a cohort of Auburn Gresham, Cicero, South Chicago, Robbins/Blue Island and Bronzeville. Read More »
Dear Friends and Supporters, I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the very important work United Way of Metropolitan Chicago has been doing on behalf of our partner agencies and the human services sector as a whole. Read More »
The call for us to be authentic is increasingly loud. But what does authenticity really mean? And how can women develop authentic approaches to life? Read More »
We are proud to congratulate our partner, Mesirow Financial, on their Community Impact award from Chicago Charity Challenge for their partnership with the Brighton Park Neighborhood Council through United Way of Metropolitan Chicago’s Neighborhood Network Initiative. Read More »