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Edwin Goutier

By Edwin Goutier


#TransformationTuesday: Turning tweets into real-world change

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As passionate, connected individuals, how can we use social media to advocate for the issues we care about and affect lasting change?

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09/02/14

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Josh Landis

By Josh Landis


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Made in America: East Coast to West Coast

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This weekend, United Way is excited and honored to be the beneficiary of the bi-coastal Made in America music festival.

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08/29/14

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Volunteer Managers: Worth the Investment

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Engaging volunteers to help a child succeed in school, a family secure financial stability and a community embrace healthy habits will create a better life for all. United Way and nearly all charitable organizations rely on volunteers to help achieve our missions.  Volunteers are our most valuable asset.  Not only do they help advance the common good, they are goodwill ambassadors for our organizations and many also make financial contributions that sustain our work.

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08/25/14

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Celebrate Seniors.  Volunteer.

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August 21 is National Senior Citizen Day. Created by President Reagan and Congress in 1988, the purpose of the day is to highlight ways to show gratitude to America’s senior citizens.  One way to show older adults that we appreciate their contributions to our society is to volunteer, either alongside them or through projects designed to make life better for them.

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08/21/14

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


International Youth Day:  Youth Volunteering For Youth

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International Youth Day (IYD) is observed each year on August 12. Endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1999, IYD is an opportunity to draw attention to youth issues worldwide. This year’s theme focuses on “Youth and Mental Health” under the slogan of “Mental Health Matters.”

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08/12/14

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