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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

It's amazing what happens when our community rallies together! Since 2005, United Way has hosted 19 Days of Caring. During these events 22,744 volunteers worked on 1,616 projects for a total of 90,594 hours. This is valued at $2,042,911 in volunteer time. We are proud of our partnership with so many organizations and individuals that have made the Day of Caring a huge success. Thank you!

Monday, May 7, 2018
The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 26th annual national food drive on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the country's largest single-day food drive, provides residents with an easy way to donate food to those in need. The local goal is to collect 100,000 meals.

Customers simply leave their donation of non-perishable goods next to their...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

It's National Volunteer Week (April 15-21) - a special time of year when we get to thank the thousands of people who volunteer for United Way. We can't do it without you!

Last year, 4,278 people volunteered 32,003 hours for United Way. This equates to a whopping $721,668 in donated time.

Thank you for volunteering!

Serving on our Board of Directors or Impact Council to help...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
United Way will host Day of Caring on Thursday, May 17, 2018 when 1,000 volunteers will participate in more than 90 projects throughout the Quad Cities.    Volunteer will help at projects such as: reading and playing games with kids, a STEM activity station with pre-schoolers, a mobile food pantry, mock interviews and resume reviews with high school students, building an ADA-compliant ramp,...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Quad Cities residents with a household income of $57,000 or less are eligible for free tax preparation services offered through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at 14 different sites. Appointments are available through April 12, 2018.  IRS-certified trained volunteers will prepare taxes at no cost. Residents can now schedule appointments by dialing 2-1-1 or 563.355.9900. (2-1...