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Greeley Blues Jam donates $3,452.30

United Way of Weld County (UWWC) accepted a check for $3,452.30 from the Greeley Blues Jam as part of an annual fundraiser to help a local nonprofit. In a partnership with the Greeley Blues Jam and the Greeley Stampede, UWWC was selected as the nonprofit to receive...

THANKS, UNION PACIFIC!

United Way of Weld County is proud to partner with Union Pacific to offer the Weld’s Way Home Housing Navigation Center. The Union Pacific Foundation provided a $10,000 grant that helped get this critical resource open and off the ground running! The Housing...

Back to School time is almost here

As summer starts to wind down, we turn our thoughts to back to school time. Big kids go shopping for notebooks and pencils, new sneakers and jeans. But what about our littlest learners? It can be tough to remember which skills little ones develop in which order, and...

AmeriCorps VISTA Open House

How awesome would it be to have 24 of the brightest minds from throughout the United States converge on a particular location to address the root causes of poverty in your community?  Thanks to the AmeriCorps VISTA members across our country, we in Weld County are...

Children’s Festival draws over 4,000 people

More than 4,000 people (4,050 to be exact) turned out for the 38th annual Northern Colorado Children’s Festival on April 13 at Island Grove Regional Park in Greeley. The event, hosted by United Way of Weld County’s Promises for Children, offered free family...

$20,000 worth of recreation scholarships awarded

Eleven towns, parks and recreation districts or departments in Weld County received $20,000 worth of recreation scholarships from United Way of Weld County (UWWC) for 2019. Last year, more than 900 youth received UWWC recreation scholarships to participate in programs...