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Welcome to United Way of Lake County's Video Gallery!

 

From Homelessness to Self-Sufficiency – A Snapshot

Take a look at a small snapshot of some of the human services needed to take someone from the depths of despair to self-sufficiency in Lake County. What do the homeless face? What obstacles do those suffering encounter? What fears consume them? Who is there to help and what kind of support is available? United Way of Lake County's 2018 Campaign Chair, Morris Beverage III, walks you through what some of our most vulnerable residents face and how United Way of Lake County and their agency partners impact lives.


May 16, 2019


 

 

Who is United Way of Lake County?

We Help People.

 


United Way of Lake County Distributes Nearly 85,000 lbs. of Food Donated from its 27th Annual Food Drive and Fundraiser. Take a look!

May 22, 2019


 

United Way of Lake County 2018 Campaign Kickoff Video Featuring a Drumline Battle Between 6 Lake County High Schools:


 

Hunger in Lake County is very real. Watch the below video now for more information on this and how you can help.

One in eight Lake County residents suffer from food insecurity in Lake County.  Judy Yackin, Director of the Willoughby Food Pantry, talks about hunger and the residents her pantry at the United Methodist Church in downtown Willoughby serves. Please join us in our fight against hunger. A small $5 donation is enough to provide 20 meals for those in need. Click here now to give.


2017 Campaign Chair Mark Sutherland on how Donations Impact Lake County's Most Vulnerable

Mark Sutherland is corporate vice president of global communications and public affairs for The Lubrizol Corporation and also serves as president of The Lubrizol Foundation. As our 2017 Campaign Chair, Mark talks about the impact donations make on Lake County's most vulnerable residents. Every dollar donated impacts a life.


Regan: An Inspirational Story of one Woman's Fight to Live
Forty-year old Lake County resident Regan has suffered a lifetime of hardships. When she finally broke, she went down a dark and dangerous path of drug and alcohol addiction that stole her from her young son and nearly took her life on numerous occassions. With the help of our partner agencies, Oak House and New Directions for Living, Regan fought her way out and back to her son. It was a long and difficult process but Regan credits her life to the agency programs and staff who helped guide and uplift her and to United Way of Lake County for our support of these programs. 

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Meet Irene M., a Legally Blind client of the Madison Senior Center and Laketran.

Irene shares the story of how her life has been uplifted due to our work and one of the many programs we support through our partner agencies. Irene is one of the thousands of people in Lake County that we fight for.


Meet Lovii Marie, Domestic Abuse Survivor.

Lovii Marie is a domestic abuse survivor who lives in Lake County. Watch as she shares here story of survival due to the work of United Way of Lake County and our partner agency Forbes House. At United Way of Lake County, we fight for Lovii and all those like her. We help people.


Meet Jean, Teresa and Roger, clients of the Mentor Senior Center.

United Way is a proud supporter of the Mentor Senior Center and the many lives impacted by their programs and services. Listen as Jean, Teresa and Roger all share how their lives have changed due to the support they receive.


Youth United Way - Class of 2017

Learn about the impact the work of United Way and our supporters has on our community through the eyes of our 2017 Youth United Way class.