Strong Start = Bright Future, Panel Discussion

Register here: Our panelist will share their reaction to the Strong Start = Bright Future report, their perspectives and insights about the state of early childhood in our local communities and in the State. Followed by a Q&A from the audience. Moderator:  Jeanna Capito, Early Childhood Consultant and Co-author of Strong Start = Bright Future […]

Strong Start = Bright Future, Understanding the Data – Webinar

Register Here: Presenter: Karen Yarborough, Early Childhood Consultant and Co-author of Strong Start = Bright Future Data are not just numbers; they tell a story, which deepens our understanding of the circumstances that are affecting our community and our lives. Through this discussion, we will unpack birth to five data for several communities in Kane and […]

Community Meet & Greet at Art History Brewing

Art History Brewing 649 W State St, Geneva, IL

Join us for a beer at the beautiful Art History Brewing in Geneva! Learn about the impact we are making in the community and how you can be a part of it going forward. *A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Fox Valley United Way.

Letter Carriers Food Drive to benefit Food Pantries in Geneva/St. Charles

Join Fox Valley United Way and the United States Postal Service as we Stamp Out Hunger with the Letter Carriers Food Drive. Put your non-perishable donations in a bag by your mailbox on the Second Saturday in May. We'll deliver all items to St. Peter's Food Pantry in Geneva or the Salvation Army Food Pantry […]

100th Anniversary Open House

Fox Valley United Way 44 E Galena Blvd, Aurora, IL

Join Fox Valley United Way as we celebrate 100 years of serving Kane and Kendall Counties. Hosted during the August First Friday in Downtown Aurora, come out and celebrate with us! Free and open to the public, this celebration will include children's activities, refreshments and more!  Fox Valley United Way’s history began in 1922 with […]

Be My Neighbor Day!

Water Street Mall 13 Water St, Aurora, IL

Celebrate a GRR-ific day at Aurora’s Water Street Mall with PNC Grow Up Great®, SPARK, Fox Valley United Way, WTTW, and Fred Rogers Productions as they welcome Daniel Tiger and his friend Katerina Kittycat from the WTTW Kids series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood for “Be My Neighbor Day!” September 10, 2022 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 […]

Volunteer Fair

Prisco Community Center 150 W Illinois Ave., Aurora, IL

Are you looking for ways to support your community? Do you need volunteer hours for school? Come to our Volunteer Fair and find an organization you want to support! Can't make the fair, visit to learn more about local volunteer opportunities.          

Day of Caring

Join community members throughout Southern Kane and Kendall Counties as we LIVE UNITED and support local non-profits with their volunteer projects. For more information, email  

Halloween Hustle 5K & 1 Mile Fun Walk

Philip's Park 828 Montgomery Rd, Aurora, IL

Join Fox Valley United Way as we celebrate our 100th Anniversary at the inaugural Halloween Hustle 5K and 1-Mile Fun Walk on Sunday, October 16th, 2022 in Aurora’s beautiful Phillips Park. Registration begins at 8am and Race starts at 9am. Hosted by Fox Valley United Way and Rush Copley Medical Center, join us as we […]