| Nov 10, 2009
For people navigating their way through a bankruptcy or foreclosure — two of the most stressful events that can occur for a person under financial strain — some help is offered to get them back on their feet, such as the mandatory financial...
| 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...
| 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....
| Aug 17, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Students at IUPUI return to class Monday.
The school will kick off the start of the new academic year with its annual Weeks of Welcome (WOW) celebration, which starts with new student welcome from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday outside Taylor Hall. The event...
| 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...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 6:24 PM
The leader of the United Way of Central Indiana told the board of directors and staff on Wednesday that she will retire in March of 2013.
Ellen K. Annala served as the president of the United Way of Central Indiana for 23 years. She was the first...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Indianapolis Public Schools have been trying to remind students and parents that school starts on Mon., Aug. 6, but this year they’re not using television to get the message across.
The lobby of the IPS administration building was busy Thursday...
| 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...