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Heartbreak and Determination (white text on a blue background)
June 2, 2020
Our Statement Following the Death of George Floyd Just over one week ago, we witnessed how the intersection of two lives has changed the priorities for not only the state, not only the nation, but…
Community Cafe volunteer delivers to-go meals to the open window of a red car
April 27, 2020
COVID-19 Agency Relief Fund's First Distributions Update, June 19, 2020: Rice County Area United Way has distributed an additional $4,050 in relief funds for a total of $11,700. ----- In its first…
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April 15, 2020
There is a new financial incentive for Americans to give generously to qualifying charities, including Rice County Area United Way and many of our partner agencies. The new universal tax break for…
COVID-19 Response
March 18, 2020
At this very challenging time, Rice County Area United Way is working with our community partners to address rapidly changing needs. We will update this article from time to time with additional…
March 12, 2020
A great deal has happened in the past 48 hours as organizations and communities respond to the public health threat of COVID-19. We know that agencies large and small are devoting their energies to…