Updated ALICE report

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette: Working poor 40% of county

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel: More Allen County families struggling economically than state average

2-1-1 Texting option

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette: My United Way 2-1-1 Announces Launch of Texting Option 

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette211 call center welcoming text messages

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel: Residents now can text questions to United Way's 2-1-1 health and social services help line

Day of Caring

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel: Volunteers lend hands for United Way of Allen County's 24th annual Day of Caring in Fort Wayne

 

On My Way Pre-K

21 Alive- Applications for On My Way Pre-K now open

NBC 33- On My Way Pre-K applications accepted beginning Wednesday

WFFT- On My Way Pre-K accepting applications for program

 

Miscellaneous

21 Alive- Warming centers (aired once)

INSight- The United Way of Allen County - The Process of How Funds Are Distributed

WFFT- Warming centers and shelters open this week (aired once)

Journal Gazette-Lawmakers must reject legitimization of usury

Journal Gazette- Letters to the Editor

 

Point In Time Count

21 Alive- Point in Time Count in need of donations for homeless individuals (aired 5 times)

Journal Gazette- Yearly count of homeless a way to help

Journal Gazette- Community Update

NBC 33- Urban League, Rescue Mission address homelessness through Point In Time count (aired 3 times)

News- Sentinel- Point-in-time count

News- Sentinel- United Way in need of items for homeless

WANE- Volunteers count homeless individuals in Allen County

WFFT- Point in time count for homeless individuals

WOWO- PIT Count (aired 2 times)

 

VITA

21 Alive- Free Tax Preparation Program offered through United Way and Volunteer Center RSVP (aired  5 times)

NBC 33- Free tax prep being offered again this year (aired 3 times)

News-Sentinel- Support for families' journeys to become more financially stable (Op Ed)

WFFT- FREE tax help for Fort Wayne residents (aired once)