EVENTS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR TRAINING 

MAY 2019 

More than 60 Ambassadors representing companies and small businesses in Lake County come together for an interactive and engaging training event. Ambassadors learn best practices and adopt strategies to make the most of their workplace campaign.

 

 

 


 

PACKAPALOOZA 

AUGUST 2019 

Fun, fun, fun!! This “Party with a Purpose” is a great way to support team building and makes an incredible difference in our community. More than 500 volunteers pack 100,000 meals for hungry children, families and seniors in just 4 hours!

 

 


UNITED VILLAGE FAMILY FUN FEST

Saturday, september 21, 2019 

A special experience for Working Families in Lake County! This one day event provides families with access to more than 30 local social service agencies and community programs, health screenings, nutrition classes and cooking demonstrations, family fun zone and more! Your family is sure to have a blast — play together in the family fun zone, check out the bouncey house, get a free health screening, get connected to local community programs in our resource fair, sample healthy meals in our demo kitchen, take home free fresh produce, and more!

 


OVER THE EDGE 

OCTOBER 2019 

A unique fundraising event allowing participants an opportunity to raise money for the Lake Area United Way and rappel down the iconic Centier Corporate Centre in Merrillville, IN. All funds raised are invested in strategies to help Struggling Working Families in Lake County Indiana. 

 

 


STAR AWARDS 

DECEMBER 2019 

This special holiday event recognizes the everyday unsung heroes that work and volunteer for our local non-profit organizations. Organizations are also recognized for excellence in service, innovation, outstanding achievement, and more.

 

 


SANTA'S WORKSHOP FOR STRUGGLING WORKING FAMILIES 

december 2019 

This special holiday event recognizes the everyday unsung heroes that work and volunteer for our local non-profit organizations. Organizations are also recognized for excellence in service, innovation, outstanding achievement, and more.

 

 


PARTNER APPRECIATION LUNCHEON

SPRINg 2020 

Annual celebration recognizes the dedication and support of our more than 60 corporate partners that host workplace giving campaigns. Awards are given to those partners that have excelled in employee participation, special events, overall giving, and innovative strategies.

 

 


DODGE! FOR STRUGGLING WORKING FAMILIES 

SPRING 2020 

Dodge is an ultimate dodgeball tournment. What’s at stake? Bragging rights, prizes for top teams, and a traveling championship trophy. Join more than 30 teams as we compete for the coveted Champion Trophy.