Promoting Graduation, One Relationship at a Time: Success Story from KC Ed and the Graduation Coach Program at Whitko High School

The mission of KC-Ed (KC Educational Development Foundation) is to promote graduation, one relationship at a time.  Whitko School Corporation became involved with the Graduation Coach program in 2013.  The target issue addressed through the Graduation Coach program is the number of students not graduating high school.  Students in grades 9 through 12 are identified

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HOPE is a Game Changer: Success Story from Community Partner YWCA Domestic Violence Services

The mission of YWCA Domestic Violence Services is to reduce the impact and frequency of domestic violence incidents through education of our citizenry, assessment of needs, coordination of existing services, and implementation of new services. One of their primary goals is crisis intervention, to act as a resource for victims, and to raise awareness and

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Community of HOPE

As much as I look forward to summer and the possibilities it brings, I admit, I enjoyed taking time to reflect upon the wonderful year 2015 has been, thus far, for United Way of Whitley County and our Community Partners.  My view of Whitley County is unique due to the job I have. It affords

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