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9.24.21
Louisville’s Largest Nonprofit Organizations
-Louisville Business First

9.24.21
Forty Under 40: David Lopez
-Louisville Business First

9.20.21
House in Louisville rehabbed, dedicated for homeless veteran
-WDRB

9.16.21
Workforce issues bubble up in Louisville roundtable with U.S. labor secretary
-Louisville Business First

9.13.21
Meet the 2021 WLKY Bell Award recipients
Former MUW board member Deborah Williams has been recognized with a WLKY Bell Award for her work in the community.
-WLKY

9.10.21
COVID-19 fallout drives greater need for assistance in Southern Indiana
-News and Tribune

9.10.21
20 years later: Louisville executives look back on 9/11
-Louisville Business First

9.7.21
Metro United Way launches free reading program for Louisville kindergarten students
-WHAS

9.7.21
Metro United Way kicks off new initiative with free books to encourage Louisville youth to read
-WLKY

9.7.21
Metro United Way’s book giveaway aimed at building home libraries
-WDRB

9.4.21
Executive Insights: Adria Johnson of Metro United Way
-Louisville Business First

9.2.21
Courier Journal partners with Frazier Museum, Ali Center for ‘Racial Reckoning’ series
-Courier Journal

9.1.21
James Graham Brown Foundation hands out nearly $10M in grants
-Louisville Business First

8.28.21
Annual ‘California Day’ brings community resources to west Louisville neighborhood
-WDRB

8.24.21
Release: METRO UNITED WAY ANNOUNCES CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS TO EMPOWER BLACK-LED SOCIAL CHANGE ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH NEW BLACK L.O.V.E. PROGRAM

7.30.21
Meet the 2021 Forty Under 40 class
-Louisville Business First

7.29.21
Adria Johnson becomes first Black president of Metro United Way
-WHAS11

7.28.21
WLOU talks with new President and CEO of Metro United Way, Adria Johnson

-WLOU

7.27.21
Meet the Leadership Louisville class of 2022 (PHOTOS)
-Louisville Business First

7.19.21
Metro Budget Committee holds public hearing for American Rescue Plan funding
-WDRB

7.19.21
Public weighs in on how Louisville should spend millions in American Rescue Plan funding
-WLKY

7.15.21
Housing, jobs and transportation: Southern Indiana leaders pitch ways to spend fed funding
-News and Tribune

7.14.21
Child tax credits touted as ‘game changer’ for Louisville families
-WDRB

7.13.21
Release: Additional COVID-19 Relief Coming to Metro United Way

7.12.21
Release: METRO UNITED WAY NAMES ADRIA JOHNSON AS PRESIDENT AND CEO

7.12.21
Louisville native to serve as first Black CEO of Metro United Way
-WDRB

7.12.21
Metro United Way promotes Chief Impact Officer Adria Johnson, will become organization’s first Black CEO
-WAVE3

7.12.21
Metro United Way names first Black CEO, who served as state’s top social services official
-Courier Journal

7.12.21
Metro United Way names Johnson as new President & CEO
-The Lane Report

7.12.21
Release: METRO UNITED WAY OPENS REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL TO ADDRESS FOOD INSECURITY IN SHELBY COUNTY

7.9.21
GE Appliances recognized as a top company for multicultural women
-Louisville Business First

7.5.21
Southern Indiana nonprofit providing free cleaning, baby items this summer
-News and Tribune

6.30.21
GE Appliances Named One of the Best Companies for Multicultural Women
-Business Wire

6.24.21
BEST IN FINANCE: Phillip Bond
-Louisville Business First

6.10.21
Give for Good Louisville raised nearly $8M in 2020. Here’s how you can get involved in 2021
-Courier Journal

6.9.21
PAINTING THE TOWN: Hundreds to participate in Jeffersonville sidewalk mural
-The Herald Bulletin

6.4.21
‘THE MOVE FORWARD’: Panel to address race and equity issues in Southern Indiana
-News and Tribune

5.27.21
INVESTOR SPOTLIGHT: METRO UNITED WAY
-Greater Louisville Inc.

5.6.21
‘Discussion to action’: Task force created to address racial inequities among Kentucky nonprofits
-WLKY

5.4.21
Why local and state leaders must dedicate American Rescue Plan money to digital inclusion
-Courier Journal

4.23.21
Want to participate in the Give-A-Day campaign? Here’s how you can without leaving your couch
-WHAS11

4.19.21
ANNOUNCING: Meet our 2021 Best in Finance honorees
Back for its fifth year, Louisville Business First held its Best in Finance awards, presented by Truist, to recognize outstanding professionals working in a finance position at a Louisville-area company or nonprofit organization. This year our own CFO, Phillip Bond was honored and today they held a special virtual event to celebrate all the honorees.
-Louisville Business First

4.12.21
Eviction Prevention Initiative helps individuals, families facing eviction
-News and Tribune

4.6.21
Release: METRO UNITED WAY LAUNCHES CEO SEARCH WITH KOYA PARTNERS

4.6.21
Metro United Way launches CEO search
-The Lane Report

4.6.21
Metro United Way picks executive search firm
-Louisville Business First

4.6.21
5 Ways to Spend Time Outdoors in Louisville This Spring
-StyleBlueprint

4.1.21
Mayor Fischer kicks off month-long ‘Give a Day’ community service celebration
-WLKY

4.1.21
Mayor Fischer Kicks off National Volunteer Month With “Give A Day” Event
-Spectrum News 1

4.1.21
Mayor Fischer kicks off monthlong Give A Day event
-WAVE3

4.1.21
Louisville mayor: Everyone should participate in monthlong Give A Day celebration
-Courier Journal

3.19.21
Black L.O.V.E Philanthropic Partnership receives big donation
-WHAS11

3.20.21
Passport Health donates $25k to Metro United Way for community equity efforts
-WLKY

3.19.21
Passport Health Plan makes $25,000 donation to support Black-led philanthropy in Louisville
-WDRB

3.4.21
POWER 50: Meet all of the Louisville area’s top business influencers on our inaugural list
Metro United Way President & CEO, Theresa Reno-Weber, named a “Power 50” honoree
-Louisville Business First

3.4.21
City of Louisville expands Give A Day event to a month of volunteer work
-WAVE3

3.4.21
Louisville’s 2021 Give a Day event to last a full month
-WDRB

2.22.21

Metro United Way’s Chief Equity Officer, Daryle Unseld joins Dawne Gee on WAVE Country to promote Beyond Buzzwords with Dr. Robin DiAngelo.
-WAVE Country with Dawne Gee, WAVE3

2.18.21
Can the new Group Violence Intervention program rein in Louisville’s runaway gun deaths?
-The Courier Journal

2.11.21
House advances bill realigning felony theft threshold
-Forward Kentucky

2.10.21
Giving up on integration? Why JCPS is breaking its rules for diversity in schools
-The Courier Journal

2.8.21
Meet the leaders participating in Business First’s 2021 Mentoring Monday event
-Louisville Business First

2.4.21
Release: Theresa Reno-Weber stepping down as Metro United Way President and CEO after hitting major milestones

2.4.21
Metro United Way president and CEO to step down after more than 4 years at helm
-The Courier Journal

2.4.21
Metro United Way President/CEO Theresa Reno-Weber Stepping Down
-Spectrum News

2.4.21
Theresa Reno-Weber talks about her plans to leave Metro United Way
-Louisville Business First

2.4.21
Free Tax Prep Is Available To Some Louisville Residents. Here’s Where To Find It
-Spectrum News

2.4.21
Volunteers offering free tax preparation services for eligible Louisville residents starting Monday
-WDRB

2.4.21
City announces free tax prep service for eligible Louisville residents
-WAVE3

1.28.21
Survey: Childcare issues leading Kentucky parents to change jobs
-The Lane Report

1.26.21
Louisville launches $10M program to help people behind on utility bills
-WLKY

1.26.21
$10M bill assistance program launched in Louisville
-WAVE3

1.19.21
Groups urge state to move child care providers up vaccine priority list
-WTVQ

1.18.21
Louisville Rev. Charles Elliott honors friend, Martin Luther King Jr., with annual rally
-The Courier Journal

1.8.21
GUEST COMMENT: The path to an equitable business community
By Daryle Unseld

-Louisville Business First

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