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Brown County United Way's mission is to unite people, resources and ideas to create community solutions that strengthen every person and every community in Brown County.  We envision an inclusive community where all individuals are able to meet their basic needs and have equal opportunity for stability in their health, education, financial well-being and community connection.

Meet ALICE: Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed

ALICE families and individuals can be ANYONE.  Learn about the challenges they face and how you can help.

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BCUW News

Brown County United Way Expands Wello’s Food Box Distribution Program, Cultivating Community, with Grant Dollars and the HubCAP

February 14, 2024

GREEN BAY, WI — Brown County United Way is excited to announce a strategic partnership with Wello, enhancing this year’s food box distribution program, Cultivating Community. Wello, renowned for its…


Brown County United Way Partners with Howe Elementary Community School for Ribbon Cutting of New and Innovative Book Vending Machine

January 24, 2024

GREEN BAY, WI — In a collaborative effort with Brown County United Way, Howe Elementary Community School proudly unveiled its latest literacy initiative—a cutting-edge book vending machine. The ribbon-cutting ceremony…


Brown County United Way in Partnership with Greater Green Bay Community Foundation Provides Capacity Building Grant Dollars to Organizations Led by People of Color

December 18, 2023

GREEN BAY, WI — The Greater Green Bay Community Foundation recently awarded $80,641 in capacity-building grants to area nonprofits. Brown County United Way provided $37,000 of that amount from its…


Brown County United Way’s 12th Annual Blanketing Brown County Blanket Drive Warms Hearts in Partnership with Green Bay Labor Council

November 7, 2023

GREEN BAY, WI — Brown County United Way, in collaboration with the Green Bay Labor Council and a network of collection partners across Brown County, celebrated a heartwarming success during…


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Upcoming Events

Free Tax Prep Assistance

Brown County United Way is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Free Tax Assistance Prepping service on March 29, 2024, 9:00 am -2:00 pm. The Tax-Aide program…

February 23, 2024

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The answers you're looking for are just three digits away.  Information, community resources, and referrals for a variety of health and human services are available with one easy call to 2-1-1.  Caring specialists answer the helpline 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Want to Start a Workplace Campaign?

The work of United Way is only possible with the support of community members and companies through workplace campaigns. Learn about how you can help meet the needs of individuals and communities as we work to build lasting life stability for everyone in Brown County.

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A United Way Forward

2022 Impact Statistics

Community Investment

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Funds Raised
to Support Brown County

Community Impact

Individuals Supported
through Program Investments

Community Need

Individuals in Brown County
Struggle to Meet Basic Needs

BCUW Community Investment Grants

System of Care Grants
Fund programs that provide
direct services to individuals.

Neighborhood Partnership Grants
Fund local improvements to physical
spaces in neighborhoods.

Urgent Community Needs Fund Grants
Assistance to proactively respond to local flooding or other public crises.

Character Playbook Grants
Social-emotional learning program for schools that teaches real world skills.

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