You can help reduce hunger and support local food pantries in Marathon County by participating in United Way’s annual United We Can event.

United We Can sculpture. Photo courtesy United Way.

This virtual event will be held from Sept. 19 through Oct. 2, with online voting from Oct. 3 through Oct. 8. Winners are announced Oct. 9

Participating teams can build a sculpture from non-perishable food and household items garnered from their own food drive or build a sculpture with food that is provided. Teams can build sculptures that are as complicated or simple as they wish.

For more information and to register, visit