‘A community effort’: Hundreds give back for National Volunteer Week

‘A community effort’: Hundreds give back for National Volunteer Week

Not even a mid-April snow shower could keep hundreds of volunteers from showing up throughout Southeastern Michigan for this year’s National Volunteer Week — Detroit...

April 23, 2018

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Volunteer Partner Spotlight: CARE House of Oakland County

Volunteer Partner Spotlight: CARE House of Oakland County

When children who have suffered trauma and abuse come to CARE House of Oakland County, the first thing they do is pick out a stuffed...

April 20, 2018

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Nearly 1,000 volunteers set to join United Way for National Volunteer Week

Nearly 1,000 volunteers set to join United Way for National Volunteer Week

In preparation for this year’s National Volunteer Week, we only had to look across from our headquarters to our partner EY, who provided the inspiration...

April 12, 2018

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Volunteer partner spotlight: International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit

Volunteer partner spotlight: International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit

  Located on Kirby Street in Detroit’s ever-evolving midtown, the International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit offers a global community for new immigrants and native Detroiters...

January 19, 2018

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EY: Committed to building a stronger Detroit with United Way

EY: Committed to building a stronger Detroit with United Way

We believe great things happen when we Live United. And our partners continue to prove that through employee giving campaigns and volunteerism. EY is one such...

December 1, 2017

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HAVEN boosts volunteer network through United Way portal

HAVEN boosts volunteer network through United Way portal

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and those looking to make a difference by volunteering to help survivors have plenty of options to do so...

October 9, 2017

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Building volunteer partnerships with Focus: HOPE

Building volunteer partnerships with Focus: HOPE

With nearly 20,000 volunteers coming through their doors each year, the team at Focus: HOPE is skilled at recruiting help for its food delivery, neighborhood beautification and...

August 30, 2017

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Volunteer spotlight: FCA US

Volunteer spotlight: FCA US

When FCA US LLC put out the call for volunteers at United Way for Southeastern Michigan's Meet Up and Eat Up Community Block Parties, Trenton...

August 24, 2017

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Volunteer Spotlight: Pierce Ortlieb

Volunteer Spotlight: Pierce Ortlieb

Pierce Ortlieb is a Grand Valley State University student and a Grand Rapids resident. But this summer, he’s making sure people in Southeastern Michigan can...

August 21, 2017

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United Way all-staff volunteer day

United Way all-staff volunteer day

More than 130 United Way for Southeastern Michigan employees clad in orange Live United T-shirts fanned out across Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties to volunteer...

August 4, 2017

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