Q&A With a United Way AmeriCorps Member: Joshua Simmons

Joshua Simmons, 23, is a recent college graduate from Westchester, IL and has spent time living in the South Side of Chicago.

Revitalizing Auburn Gresham: One Organization Changes a Community’s Landscape

Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GAGDC), United Way’s lead community partner in the Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Network, is an essential pillar to the neighborhood’s economy.

Youth Squad Unites South Chicago Students in Service

The 4th Annual YLS IGNITE

Our 4th annual YLS IGNITE was one of our most successful yet! Hosted by Young Leaders Society, this mid-winter party is an opportunity for young philanthropists to help raise funds for different United Way programs each year, all while having a fun-filled evening with friends, new and old.