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January 2020, It's a night for celebrating - OVATION

October 2019, Community Resource Exchange, New position to address youth homelessness, Photos and videos from the Spokane Philanthropy Awards

September 2019, Join Manny Hochheimer and give

August 2019, Sending Kids Back to School Ready, Upcoming Events, and New Board Members

July 2019, We are Hiring! Get your Philanthropy Nominations in Before July 26th!

June 2019, We love our volunteers!

June 2019, Special Announcement: United Way invests $2.5 Million in local organizations!

May 2019, Recruiting for AmeriCorps VISTA, Celebrating Vello, and More!

April 2019, Volunteer with Spokane Gives, Congratulate Excelerate Success, and Join the ELS

March 2019, Spokane Gives Opportunities are Waiting for YOU!

February 2019, OVATION photos and your opportunity to get ready for Hoopfest with ELS

January 2019, Celebrate at OVATION, Support for Fuloughed Employees, and More


United Way staff volunteer to save children's educational toys at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Family Outreach Center

KXLY News, June 28, 2019 - Spokane Gives Month pulls record volunteer numbers

KHQ News, June 5, 2019 - 37 Local Programs to Split $2.5 Million in funding

KHQ News, March 15, 2017

KREM 2 News, March 15, 2017

News Articles

Spokane County United Way

Philanthropy Gets More Focused to 'Move the Needle' The Spokesman Review, October 31, 2015

United Way Names Chairwoman, New Directors The Journal of Business, October 7, 2015

Spokane County United Way Sets Aggressive Goal The Journal of Business, September 11, 2014


Case Study: Spokane County United Way Harwood The Institute for Public Innovation, May 30, 2017

Where Are All the Children The Pacific Northwest Inlander, December 12, 2013

Organizations get Gates Grants Worth More Than $1 Million The Spokesman Review, May 27, 2012

Financial Stability

Bank on Initiative Hopes to Reach More People This Year The Journal of Business, June 16, 2016

BankOn Spokane Initiative Launches, Markets Services The Journal of Business, March 29, 2012



Spokane Gives Effort Expands in Scope, Influence Journal of Business, March 16, 2017

AmeriCorps Worker Organizes Volunteers for Nonprofits The Spokesman Review, June 18, 2015

Giving Societies

United Way Cultivates Emerging Leaders The Journal of Business, July 2, 2015