News from UWGT–September 2017

Thank you for your patience while we work through some bugs with our newsletter system. For now, we will be sending some simpler emails to keep you updated on how your investment is changing lives in our community. We’ll include links to more success stories and details of upcoming events and opportunities. Thank you for believing in a brighter future for everyone in our community!

Annual Meeting is September 28
This year’s Annual Meeting will be held at the Maner Conference Center on Thursday, September 28. Seating begins at 11:30, lunch at 11:45 and the program at noon. Tables and individual tickets are available at early bird pricing until 5 pm on Friday, September 22, and at regular pricing thereafter. Registration and sponsorship information available online:

Day of Caring Roundup
Twenty-eight nonprofits received help from 961 volunteers last Friday at the annual Nancy Perry Day of Caring. Check out posts from more than a dozen partners that have been shared to the United Way of Greater Topeka Facebook page by searching for the hashtag NPDOC2017 or visiting the page at

Estate Planning Seminar on October 11
If you missed the first free Estate Planning seminar (), our second is now set for October 11 at Heritage Bank, 3024 SW Wanamaker. Our presenter will be Attorney Joshua Decker with Coffman, DeFries and Northern, P.A. Please contact Wendy Coonrod, or 785.228.5123, to reserve your spot.  You can also learn more about leaving an Oliverius Society legacy gift to United Way of Greater Topeka on our web page:

Impact Updates
Thank you for your continued support of education, financial stability, health, and basic needs in our community. This fall, please visit our Community Impact page ( to read about how your investment is creating a brighter future for individuals and families across our area.

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