NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR SUE PANEK COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD

Oshkosh Area United Way seeks nominations for the Sue Panek Community Impact Award, which recognizes leaders who have positively impacted our community. The Sue Panek Community Impact Award is a prestigious community award named in honor of Sue Panek, who served as OAUW’s Executive Director for 25 years until her well-earned retirement in 2018. Sue […]

OSHKOSH AREA UNITED WAY AWARDS COMMUNITY INVESTMENT GRANTS

Oshkosh Area United Way (OAUW) awarded 45 community programs, including seven new programs, with the annual United Way Community Investment grant process. These programs were selected to address the growing needs in Oshkosh and surrounding communities.   The Community Investment grants are funded by the annual OAUW Community Giving Campaign to improve access to resources for […]

OSHKOSH AREA UNITED WAY KICKS OFF A $1.8 MILLION FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN 

On Tuesday, August 16, Oshkosh Area United Way (OAUW) kicked off its fundraising goal of $1.8 million during its 60th Annual Community Giving Campaign Kickoff event, sponsored by Amcor Flexibles and Oshkosh Corporation with supporting sponsorship by Baird. This year’s campaign theme is Change Begins With Me/We.   The community event, held at the Oshkosh Convention Center, kicked […]

Oshkosh Area United Way and Area Partners Receive Dream Up! Grant to Assist with Quality Child Care Challenges 

Oshkosh Area United Way (OAUW) and area partners recently received a $75,000 Project Growth Dream Up! Child Care Supply-Building grant from the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families (DCF) and their partner, First Children’s Finance. This grant focuses on building childcare supply through a collaborative community approach.  “We look forward to collaborating with local organizations to find innovative childcare […]

UW OSHKOSH CHANCELLOR TO SPEAK AT JANUARY TELTalk EVENT

Oshkosh Area United Way (OAUW) is pleased to announce UW Oshkosh Chancellor Andrew Leavitt will be the featured speaker at the quarterly Today’s Emerging Leader Talk (TELTalk) at noon Wednesday, January 12, at Culver Family Welcome Center on the UW Oshkosh campus.  TELTalk is a series of seminars conducted by business and nonprofit leaders discussing how their organizations positively impact the community.  “When the pandemic hit, it was crucial […]

OSHKOSH AREA UNITED WAY EMERGING LEADERS CO-CHAIRS ANNOUNCED

Oshkosh Area United Way (OAUW) is pleased to announce that Chelsea Stindt, Oshkosh Defense, and Amy Ashton, Oshkosh Area School District, as the new co-chairs of the OAUW Emerging Leaders. The OAUW Emerging Leaders program provides early-to-mid career professionals a chance to further develop their leadership skills, network with like-minded individuals, and elevate their commitment to making […]

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