Making Every Week ‘Impact Week’

President & CEO Chris Sargent reflects on our coverage of Impact Week and how United

Impact Week: Melrose’s Story

Melrose Hensley

Melrose Hensley loves his job. He loves the sense of pride he has after a

Impact Week: Ensuring a Safety Net

United Way’s regional vision is ambitious: a vibrant community where all people realize their full

Impact Week: Healthy Food, Healthy Families


For one Battle Creek woman, a single working mother with two young children, simply getting

Impact Week: Saving More Babies

Infant mortality is more than a measure of babies’ health; it’s a sign of a

Impact Week: Jackie’s story

Jackie Hobson

Jackie Hobson drove past Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Service at just the right time. Her blended,