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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Looking for ways to help your child under age 5 learn every day? The 2018 Born Learning calendar connects the dots to a successful future providing easy daily activities to help make sure your child will be ready for kindergarten. Get your calendar today by calling Amy Daniels at 563.355.4310 or filling out this form. 

Monday, December 18, 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, you may be making your final giving plans for the year. United Way of the Quad Cities Area is here to assist you in any way. Here are a few important reminders:

In-Person: Our office is open December 27 - 29, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you are seeking to make a donation outside office hours, please leave a voicemail with Kelly Weinbrandt, Finance Director...
Monday, December 4, 2017

Submitted by Joe Slavens, President and CEO of Northwest Bank & Trust Company and the Tocqueville Chair for United Way of the Quad Cities Area.

It’s gratifying when a national expert not only validates our efforts, but suggests that others copy us. That’s what happened this week when Ron Fairchild, senior consultant

 for the National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, visited...

Friday, December 1, 2017
Featuring Linda Henderson-Smith from National Council for Behavioral Health.   December 6, 2017   Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Lunch & Program 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

“As a trauma survivor and behavioral health professional I know firsthand the importance of connecting people to mental health and addictions support and services in their community,” said Linda Henderson-Smith, PhD, LPC,...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The Quad Cities has been recognized as a national leader in improving student reading proficiency by the National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading.   The Quad Cities’ work in grade-level reading has been repeatedly held up as an example for other communities to emulate by the National Campaign over the five years of its existence. United Way of the Quad Cities Area has served as the local...