10/08/2015 | Posted In News & Events
Emerging Leaders United in Orange County

Emerging Leaders United Mentorship Program Kicks Off

In August, Orange County United Way launched a mentorship program through Emerging Leaders United, the next generation of professionals in our community.  Through volunteer projects, leadership advancement, special networking events and the new mentorship program, the group aims to foster connections, personal growth, and to inspire a culture of caring.  By pairing our Tocqueville Society … Read More

07/30/2015 | Posted In Health The Need in OUR Community
Cooking Up Change Students

United Way Zeroes in on Childhood Obesity

“Cooking up Change” Partner Program Demonstrates how Local Students are Redefining School Lunches   Last week, United Way partner, Kid Healthy, came out to our monthly Emerging Leaders United Council Meeting sponsored by Ernst and Young, to share more about “Cooking up Change,” a program that engages local culinary students to cook healthy food options … Read More

07/02/2015 | Posted In Income The Need in OUR Community
VCN Ribbon Cutting

Sparking Hope for More OC Residents

When you’re struggling to make ends meet, you might not have time or know where to get access to tools and resources that can help you get back on your feet. That’s why United Way created SparkPoint OC: one-stop Orange County financial empowerment centers where hard working, low-income residents can access a full range of … Read More

05/19/2015 | Posted In Corporate Partners Education
Western Digital team

Corporate Partner and Community Leader Western Digital Raises Record Contributions to Help Those in Need, Targets STEM

Western Digital, one of the leading developers of storage solutions in the industry, is not only our Exemplary Community Leader because they raised record contributions to support United Way—but because of their active participation in community service and an overall contribution of time, leadership and spirit of giving. They are true community champions for change. … Read More