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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - Heartland United Way held their annual Dine United event where participating restaurants will donate a portion of their sales to local shelters.   Food pantries and shelters in Hall, Howard, Hamilton, Merrick county will...
Posted at: Monday, November 19, 2018
Speaker shares advice on how to attract, and keep, volunteers By Jeff Bahr jeff.bahr@theindependent.com  Oct 23, 2018 Updated 16 hrs ago       To hold on to volunteers, organizations should let those people know they’re valued, make their work...
Posted at: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Doughnuts delivered to the door Motorists headed to work receive free doughnuts, courtesy of United Way By Jeff Bahr jeff.bahr@theindependent.com  11 hrs ago    Early Wednesday morning, many Grand Islanders had their trip to work brightened by the...
Posted at: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Attendees at Saturday's Imagination Bacon event, a fundraiser for the Heartland United Way, were treated to bacon-inspired dishes and more than 40 craft brews.   The event at the Pinnacle Bank Expo Center raised funds for the Imagination Library...
Posted at: Monday, October 08, 2018
By Austin Koeller austin.koeller@theindependent.com  18 hrs ago    Individuals can enjoy bacon and beer all while helping a local charity at an event this weekend.   Heartland United Way will host its fourth annual Imagination Bacon event from 6:30...
Posted at: Thursday, October 04, 2018
By Robert Pore robert.pore@theindependent.com   More than 50 people had the chance to participate in the Heartland United Way’s Tour of Agencies on Tuesday, visiting each of the 19 beneficiary agencies.   According to Cammie Benson of the United...
Posted at: Wednesday, August 08, 2018
By Julie Blum julie.blum@theindependent.com   Quynh Parlane could relate to some of the clients she helped this summer at the Literacy Council of Grand Island. For about two months, she worked with students teaching them English and citizenship...
Posted at: Monday, August 06, 2018
O’Connor, Deitemeyer presented awards at Heartland United Way meeting By Kelli Rollin kelli.rollin@theindependent.com  Mar 7, 2018    The Heartland United Way hosted its annual meeting at Riverside Golf Club Wednesday, where they presented a handful...
Posted at: Friday, March 09, 2018

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