Mcdonough county, Il

Join us for this FREE, family-friendly afternoon all focused on reading! 

Date/Time: Saturday February, 24th, 2018 from 1-3p
Location: Macomb Public Library OR Prairieview Community Center in Macomb
Open to Public, all ages

Both locations will feature Celebrity readers, snacks, and fun reading activities.  Can't make it to one of our locations? Read from home as a family, snap a picture, and post it with the hashtag #readingdayforunitedway to join us “virtually”.  Brought to you by our friends at Pella Macomb.  Check back for more details closer to the event date.

Also, keep an eye out for Book Drive locations (1/16/18-2/16/18) for new and gently-loved books for kids of all ages!  Books will be distributed to McDonough County children enrolled in United Way’s Weekend Summer Lunch and Learning Program throughout Summer 2018.  Click HERE for more information on the program.





8th Annual

Power of the Purse

Spoon river college outreach center

September 16, 2017

The 8th Annual Power of the Purse did not disappoint!  In 2017, we raised over $30,000 with nearly 200 guests in attendance!  Thank you to all sponsors, guests and volunteers who made this possible!

Check out our Facebook page for photos of this year's event! And stay tuned for more info on 2018.