The kickoff of United Way of Dane County’s first ever Seasons of Caring events was a huge success. More than 800 people attended the Community Kickoff and prepared 18,000 bags of food for distribution, packed almost 1,500 Books for Babies bags and labeled and stuffed 2,000 medication disposal bags.
In the days that followed more than 1,000 volunteers participated in projects, a Job Readiness Fair served 74 people and more than 100 volunteers and students attended the Middleton Mentoring Picnic. That’s good stuff.
We love the new emphasis on volunteering and the breadth of the opportunities available. But let’s not forget there’s a campaign going on too, and your donations are badly needed to support the profound impact United Way has on Dane County, families, kids, seniors and others in need. Your workplace campaigns will begin soon if they haven’t already. Please give what you can to help United Way of Dane County change lives.
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