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[Infographic] 9 Ways to Make the Most of Your End of Year Giving




End of Year Giving Infographic



Consider making an end of year gift to support United Way in the fight for the health, education and financial stability of everyone in our community.

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Volunteer Reception Center

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Volunteers are wanted for an emergency response exercise. Just an hour of your time will help our community prepare for a sudden disaster or emergency.

Saturday, June 3, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cherry Valley Fire Protection District Training Center (4919 Blackhawk Road, Rockford, Ill.)

Sign-up: Wevolunteer.org

Individual Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering matters. It matters to those in need. And it matters to the agencies you help. Every day, United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of everyone in every neighborhood in Winnebago and Ogle counties. But we can’t do it without you.

WeVolunteer.org makes it easy to make a difference by offering a huge variety of volunteer opportunities year-round. You can search for volunteer opportunities in the Rockford, IL area based on interests and time availability.


Find a volunteer project today

Join me in Showing the Love of Children

I just donated. Now join me in showing the love of children. #ShowTheLove

Show the Love



Thank you for showing the love by supporting United Way's Success By 6 school readiness initiative. Your donation empowers our young children to develop their very own love of reading. Now help us share the love by spreading the image above through social media. Encourage others to join you in showing the love.

Visit our School Readiness page to learn more about how we are helping kids enter school ready to learn.


Thank You For Pledging - United Way I READ

Thank you for joining others who have already pledged to become a reading mentor with United Way's I READ program. We will follow up with your next steps. In the meantime, here are a few items you can do now:


Connect With Us Online

Join the conversation on our United Way Facebook Page


Recruit Your Friends

Share the following message with your friends on Facebook or Twitter:

I just pledged to join @unitedwayrrv as a reading mentor. Take the pledge #KidsWin


Take Action

Get Informed: Before you start, learn more about United Way's I READ program and the importance of early grade reading by visiting this page.

Volunteer: Visit wevolunteer.org and create a free volunteer profile. Connect with other volunteer opportunities in your area and follow your favorite organization.