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For the third consecutive year, Marshfield Area United Way will have a family leading the annual campaign in the Fall. United Way is pleased to have Marty and Jennifer Anderson and their three children, Jocelyn (Jocie), Olivia and James as 2018 Campaign Drive Chairs.   In 2002, Marty and Jennifer relocated their family to Marshfield from the Stevens Point area. Marty is the Chief Marketing Officer at Security Health Plan and Jennifer is a...
Marshfield Area United Way is pleased to announce the hiring of Krystal Bowman as Resource and Office Manager. The responsibilities of this position include, providing administrative support for staff and volunteers at Marshfield Area United Way, including programmatic support for the Volunteer Center and its projects, and development and implementation of United Way’s data and financial practices.   Bowman and her husband, Eric, moved to...
Volunteer Reception Centers (VRC) are a critical component to managing spontaneous volunteer workforce in emergency response and recovery. They help to turn a crowd of spontaneous volunteers into an asset and a workforce, and are essential to avoiding the horror of it becoming a disaster within a disaster. In order to make this happen, trained volunteers are necessary to organize and operate a VRC should the need arise. Marshfield Area United...
Marshfield Area United Way will invest $539,000 in community programming over the next twelve months through allocations to local health and human service programs.   Allocations to programs were recently approved by United Way’s Board of Directors upon recommendations made by the Allocations Committee. The committee is comprised of approximately thirty community volunteers formed into three review panels. The panels reviewed program...