Summer Book Giveaway

Heart of Indiana United Way’s Summer Book Give-Away Program Expands  Nearly 1,200 Muncie students were able to choose and take home 12 books each to keep and read over the summer through Heart of Indiana United Way’s Summer Book Give-Away program. In its fifth year, the program doubled by serving preschool through fifth-grade students at […]

Nancy’s Sign Off

Signing off with much gratitude Next month, my very capable friend, Jenni Marsh, will take up this opportunity to share information and ideas related to human service needs and activities in our community. Thanks to the generosity of The Herald Bulletin, I have been able to use my voice for a great many years in […]

Feeding Our Neighbors Campaign works to Support Local Food Pantries 

Feeding Our Neighbors Campaign works to Support Local Food Pantries Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, when many lower-income workers lost their jobs, local food pantries have been inundated with more families seeking food.   To support local pantry efforts, Heart of Indiana United Way is launching a focused fundraising campaign for the month of […]

First Heart of Indiana United Way Book Nook Installed and Dedicated to Brian Scott

First Heart of Indiana United Way Book NookInstalled and Dedicated to Brian Scott First Heart of Indiana United Way Book Nook Installed and Dedicated to Brian Scott The installation of the first Heart of Indiana United Way Book Nook was celebrated on March 17 during a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony at Open Door Health Services’ […]

Heart of Indiana United Way to Provide $300,000 in Bridge Funding to Local Organizations

Heart of Indiana United Way to Provide $300,000 in Bridge Funding to Local Organizations Heart of Indiana United Way is granting $300,000 in emergency relief support called “Bridge Funding” to local organizations in order to help bridgethe gap between the end of United Way’s Emergency Relief Initiative (ERI) funding and the start of the organization’s […]

Heart of Indiana United Way Opens 2022-2024 Request for Proposals

Heart of Indiana United Way Opens 2022-2024 Request for Proposals  Heart of Indiana United Way has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) to select funded partners who will work with United Way to achieve long-term goals in 3 focus areas: Campaign for Grade Level Reading, the THRIVE Network, and Weaving the Safety Net. Funding awarded […]