United Way of Portage County fights for the health of every person in our community. Our organization provides funding to support various mental health programs, addiction counseling programs and other programs to help people get healthy and stay healthy. This story shares an experience of someone who benefitted from the Alcohol & Other Drug program that United Way supports:
March is Kidney Awareness Month.
At United Way of Portage County, we provide funding to our community partner the Kidney Foundation of Ohio. This allows us to address the challenges and concerns faced by those battling with kidney disease. We are fighting to improve the health and quality of life for those with kidney issues in March and throughout the year.
Every day, thousands of families across America perform an intricate financial balancing act while trying to make ends meet.
I walked into my position as Chief Marketing Officer of United Way Worldwide slightly more than a year ago with a challenge to transform the United Way brand to one that is accessible, relevant and meaningful to more people everywhere.