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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

Life Changing Anniversaries

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United Way of Brazoria County’s annual Day of Action

As I write this we’re expecting our 6th day of 100 degrees or warmer this summer – part of a nationwide heat wave. Appropriately enough, NBC Nightly News recently reported on the 110th anniversary of the air conditioner and how it “changed our lives forever.” More

07/18/12

Tracey Holmes

By Tracey Holmes

You think you know a guy

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Team NFL Captain Nnamdi Asomugha (Philadelphia Eagles) with Dylan Selberg at the United Way Youth Empowerment Summit with TEAM NFL.

It is human nature to generalize, stereotype, define people based on our own experiences to date. But every once in a while, people surprise you in ways that blow your expectations out the window and your aspirations to the moon. More

07/05/12

Brian Cox

By Brian Cox

VIDEO: 125 Years of United Way

In 1887, a Denver woman, a priest, two ministers and a rabbi recognized the need for cooperative action to address their city’s welfare problems.

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06/27/12

Sarah Butler

By Sarah Butler

UPS auctions celebrity sports & entertainment items in support of United Way

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Start your bidding! For the fourth year in a row, UPS is partnering with United Way on an eBay auction. This year, UPS donated more than 80 exclusive items. More

06/26/12

A Landmark Celebration: United Way’s 125h Anniversary

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Last week two global landmarks celebrated United Way's 125th anniversary and our worldwide volunteer Day of Action. Digital screens throughout Times Square put the spotlight on our movement, while the iconic Empire State Building was lit in United Way’s signature color (blue). More

06/25/12

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