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Team Member Spotlight: Jennifer Strauch

“Life is a journey, not a destination.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson As a single mother living in Monroe County, United Way of Monroe County's Vice President of Community Impact, Jennifer Strauch, is no stranger to li .. Read more

The Belvin Family Christmas Charity Light Show

The Belvin Family Christmas Charity Light Show is back! This year, this spectacular show will feature over 89,000 lights synchronized to classic Christmas songs we all know and love. "The light show is lots of fun, a rea .. Read more
Women United

Calling all Women United!

#advocate Over 70,000 women in over 165 communities in 6 countries are engaged in , working alongside their local United Ways and grounded in the idea that addressing the most critical local needs lifts the community as a whole. W .. Read more

$25,000 Raised through Dario Belardi Memorial Golf Tournament

Dario Belardi was a dynamic United Way supporter who embodied the spirit of giving back and a commitment to United Way’s mission to bring people together to improve the lives of those in need in Monroe County. Follo .. Read more
Campaign co-chairs

United Way’s 2017 Campaign Underway

Last month, United Way launched its annual fundraising campaign. Over the last 75 years, numerous community leaders in Monroe County have stood up to take a leadership role in helping raise funds for the most critical co .. Read more
Cupcake winners

Pocono Cupcake Challenge: A Tasty Success

Our community enjoyed another fantastic Pocono Cupcake Challenge, with a beautiful and fun day on the Grand Lawn of the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort last month. It its sixth year, the Pocono Cupcake Challenge featured 38 .. Read more

Day of Caring 2017

United Way of Monroe County held its 20th Annual Day of Caring on Thursday, September 14th, with nearly 200 individuals from the community and from local businesses volunteering to support local non-profit projects acros .. Read more