On Nov. 6 United Way of Greater Lorain County held an openhouse for CEO & President, Bill Harper's retirement. More than 100 people passed through to celebrate and congratulate Bill's many accomplishments, including his 9 years at United way. Harper was instrumental in leading the local United Way’s change in business model from primarily being a corporate fundraiser to becoming a leader in cross-sector collaboration aimed at achieving measurable community transformation through Collective Impact.
36 people including staff recieved a flu shot through Lorain County Public Health's free Flu Shot Clinic on Monday, Nov. 4 at United Way of Greater Lorain County, 642 Broadway Ave in Lorain.
United Way of Greater Lorain County partnered with the Lorain County Educational Service Center and H&R Block for another successful `Fill the Bus' drive. School supply drop off dates & locations were posted throughout the summer and the citizens of Lorain county really came out to help students.
Christine Matusik-Plas, Director of Community Impact at United Way of Greater Lorain County is Recognized as one of Crain’s Notable Women in Non-Profit
Because of Christine Matusik-Plas’ efforts, United Way of Greater Lorain County has more than 150 collaborative partners.
Taxes 101 for First Time Filers & Simple Returns
Saturday, October 12th 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Who should attend? Anyone who needs a basic refresher on filing your own taxes, young people who are employed & living at home, college students
A lot of people tell us they wish there was a class in high school on how to file taxes; it can be confusing for even the simplest of returns! We'll answer these questions:
• What are taxes?
• What paperwork do you need?
Digital “Fill the Bus” School Supply Drive for Lorain County Elementary Schools
1. Set Dates
The fourth annual Spellebrate Lorain County: A Night At The Bee, took place at the Emerald Event Center on Thursday, June 20th and the evening was presented by Queen Bee title sponsor Northwest Bank.