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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

December 2018, Wishing all Families Happy Holidays - Find Community Resources Here!

November 2018, Happy Thanksgiving - Where to get help and give help

October 2018, Celebrate Philanthropy with us!

September 2018, Celebrate Philanthropy with us!

August 2018, Engagment Opportunities for You - Join Us!

July 2018, Join us in Celebrating our New Staff Members

June 2018, Summer is Here, Help us Welcome the Summer VISTA Recruits

April 2018, Celebrating Our Community During Spokane Gives

March 2018,  OVATION photos and Spokane Gives are Here

January 2018, We Offer Free Tax Preparation, Networking and Mentoring Opportunities


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

Fresh Take on Public Discourse The Journal of Business, July 3, 2014

United Way Adapts to Changing Times The Fig Tree, February, 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

Educators Develop Tool to Improve Graduation Rate The Journal of Business, August 30, 2012

Dropouts are Fewer but Fight Isn't Over The Spokesman Review, May 9, 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

Mayor Urges Volunteerism in Citywide Event The Spokesman Review, April 23, 2015

Spokane County The Spokesman Review, September 11, 2014

Hundreds of Volunteers Gather to Help the Community The Spokesman Review, September 19, 2013

Giving Societies

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