| Nov 24, 2009
It's time to give thanks.
There are reasons to be grateful. Recent positive GDP growth, even if it was revised slightly downward for the third quarter on Tuesday, remains a good sign. Improving home sales are another upbeat indicator.
And there are,...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 9:38 AM
The Indiana Pacers are scheduled to play the Chicago Bulls in a preseason opening game at the Conseco Fieldhouse on Friday, December 16.
Tickets to attend the game will be $10, and 100 percent of the net proceeds will go to the United Way of Central...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:37 AM
As the recession rages on and budgets continue to shrink, more families in need are turning to Central Indiana non-profits.
For the first time, Dorothy Ballard said she will have to ask for help if she wants a Christmas tree and a present underneath...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:32 AM
The Super Bowl has come and gone, but the legacy will remain.
“I think this is a big boost for the community the people that I have talked to are anticipating this I’m just excited that it is finally open for us,” said member...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:29 AM
A local organization, dedicated to combat the growing hunger in Central Indiana, has found a new way to help feed more people.
Mayor Greg Ballard and other community leaders gathered at Second Helpings to celebrate the opening of the organization’...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:13 AM
United Way of Central Indiana projects their 2011 annual campaign total to be $40.6 million, the highest amount in its history.
The Indiana organization’s president and CEO, Ellen Annala, said the total was $2.3 million more than the 2010 giving....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 2:28 PM
This Blue Friday rally on Monument circle took on a darker feel than normal.
"A little depressed," said long time Colts fan Jeff Smith. "At work and so forth everybody is kind of talking about it and going over what happened in the news yesterday with...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 3:05 PM
The Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation is up for a $25,000 prize and they need your help to win it.
The United Way nonprofit is one of four organizations up to win the Home Depot Foundation prize.
HVAF helps veterans transition back to civilian...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:00 PM
Fox59 teamed up with the United Way to teach Indiana students how to improve their reading Wednesday.
Ron Smiley, Jennifer Ketchmark, Jenny Anchondo, Scott Jones and Fanchon Stinger all joined the ReadUP program. They met together to read to students...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:28 PM
A huge donation from Eli Lilly will go a long way in helping Central Indiana Hoosiers in need.
The company's employees and retirees, along with the Lilly Foundation, presented a check to the United Way for $12.3 million Tuesday. It's the most money Lilly...
| Jan 8, 2013
This was Chris Canetti's idea. This is Marcus Tracy's hometown.
The idea was to bring the beautiful game to a place where, for a day, ugliness knew no bounds. And while no game could ever undo the 26 senseless murders at Sandy Hook Elementary School...