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Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Real.Strong.Girls."Power of Women & Volunteerism" Join us for a thought provoking discussion as our panelists explore the many ways that women of all ages are transforming our region through the power of volunteerism.  Be Inspired!  Be Energized...
Friday, July 14, 2017
Real.Strong.Girls. is a dynamic community of women from all walks of life who are united in their belief that every girl in our community deserves the chance to reach her full potential.  We fulfill our mission of building girls self-confidence,...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Make a difference in our community all week long! 5 Easy Ways to Get Involved!     1) Volunteer at one of our 20 Impact Service Project sites 2) Help stock a local teacher's classroom with school supplies 3) Pack meals for the hungry at...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Lake Area United Way is excited to announce "Young Leaders United", an affinity group for young leaders ages 21 - 35.   We believe that there is so much to fight for, so much to change.  Today, our community is faced with difficulties and many...
Monday, February 20, 2017
Join strong girls & strong women from across Northwest Indiana for the first Real.Strong.Girls. Retreat!  This high energy, inspiring event will empower middle school girls to Dream Big, Be Bold, and Be Brave!  Girls will experience dynamic...
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Lake Area United Way (LAUW) has launched a new community impact initiative called the United for Families Network.  The purpose of this new community initiative is to form a coalition of social service agencies, government entities and faith based...
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Thank you BMO Harris Bank and all of the sponsors of our 3rd annual Bowling Event! We had 27 sponsors filling 37 lanes! It was a fun-filled evening with proceeds supporting Lake Area United Way's work to help families in Lake County. Thank you...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Changing economic times for nonprofit benevolent groups are prompting the Lake Area United Way to change its focus. Fortunately for the Region, that focus is taking on all the sharpness of a sniper's scope on one of our region's most pressing...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
It likely comes as no surprise that community conditions aren’t improving for many of our Lake County neighbors.  With all of the hard work being carried out by social service agencies, concerned citizens, volunteers, faith-based and municipal...
Thursday, October 22, 2015
MERRILLVILLE | Lake Area United Way announced Thursday that it will refocus its mission on helping families in financial hardship, adopting a community impact model intended to target one area of need and make a measurable difference."They're...

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