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March 1, 2017 -- Youth in Champaign County have a new substance abuse Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) thanks to Rosecrance Champaign/Urbana and a $20,000 Special Opportunities grant from United Way of Champaign County.

United Way’s grant will allow Rosecrance to hire a clinician and begin serving youth and their families. The...

Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017

2-1-1: Three simple numbers you can dial to find the help you need. In Champaign County and across much of Illinois, 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year to answer your call and help you find the services you need. A real, caring person answers the phone and provides support and hope to every caller. Each year on February 11 (2/11), we celebrate and bring awareness to the 2-1-1 service.

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Posted: Friday, February 10, 2017

 

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Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017

Around the New Year, many Americans make promises to themselves: I'll exercise more, lose weight, travel, stick to a budget, write that novel.  Volunteering more is another commonly cited New Year's resolution. But just like the examples above, keeping resolutions is often more challenging than making...

Posted: Tuesday, January 03, 2017

The 2016 Emerging Community Leaders program drew to a close on October 13 with a festive graduation celebration! We are so proud of each graduate of the ECL Program. This year's ECL graduates volunteered over 925 hours in our community! They join a group of 450+ ECL graduates who have participated...

Posted: Friday, October 14, 2016

On Tuesday, September 27 we hosted our annual United Way Leadership Breakfast at the University of Illinois. It was a great morning and made especially fun as the United Way staff in attendance were U of I alumnae!

United Way is so grateful for our relationship with the University of Illinois. The Campus...

Posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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