United Way of the Midlands President and CEO Karen Bricklemyer is hospitalized at Creighton University Medical Center. Bricklemyer was admitted on Tuesday and is undergoing treatment for a serious heart condition.

UWM’s senior vice presidents are handling day-to-day operations, including work on the annual fundraising campaign that kicks off in August. The executive committee of UWM’s Board of Directors will meet later this week to discuss an interim leadership plan.

United Way officials will share additional information as it becomes available. The UWM team’s thoughts and prayers are with Karen and her family. All “well wishes” and messages can be sent to United Way of the Midlands at 1805 Harney Street, Omaha NE, 68102.

Email messages can be sent to Glenda Land, Executive Assistant to the CEO at gland@uwmidlands.org.