News Articles

#UnitedWayChat Meets Labor

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

The #UnitedWayChat originally scheduled for September 12th has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 31st.

United We Fight

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

At United Way we pride ourselves on the great work that we are able to do in this community. Work that wouldn't be possible without your help. Join us in making our home the best place to live for everyone.


Looking Back on Day of Caring 2018

Monday, August 20th, 2018

Take a glimpse at the great work our 3,000+ volunteers accomplished during the 26th annual Day of Caring!

Why Grade-level Reading Matters More Than You Think

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Kids who read proficiently by third grade are more likely to graduate high school.

100 Women Who Care Celebrates Another Successful Year

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

The annual Women United event hosted a sold-out crowd, awarding another $10,000 to cap off the evening.

Help Kids Stay Sharp This Summer

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Help younger students stay on track, even while they're on vacation.

Support Local Mothers during the Community Baby Shower

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

The Community Baby Shower is a community-wide event to collect essential baby items that help at-risk mothers by providing them with basic supplies and support needed to give their babies a healthy start, which is critical to the baby’s continued health and development.

Don't Pay to File Your Taxes!

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Take the Challenge!

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Give a little. Change a lot. 

United Way's Response to Recent Hurricanes

Monday, September 4th, 2017

United Way creates the Harvey Recovery Fund. 

United Way announces 2017-2019 Funding Decisions

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

The United Way of Buffalo & Erie County (UWBEC) today announced $4,587,000 in yearly funding in support of their  2017-2019 investment cycle.

A Profile of Pre-Term Births in Erie County

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Learn more and read our most recent report card issued by United Way of Buffalo & Erie County.