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Linda Paulson

By Linda Paulson

Let’s go volunteer!

Last week, Macy’s launched an innovative e-mentoring program that connects employee volunteers with elementary school students to help them build critical reading and writing skills. More

02/02/12

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Brian Cox

By Brian Cox

Brian Gallagher Speaks at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Photo by Moritz Hager, Copyright World Economic Forum

Brian Gallagher, President and Chief Executive Officer, United Way Worldwide, is captured during the session 'Building Trust' at the Annual Meeting 2012 of the World Economic Forum at the congress centre in Davos, Switzerland, January 27, 2012. More

01/30/12

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

Books and Encouragement

The Library of Congress recently named Walter Dean Myers its new National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. The position was created to raise awareness of the importance of young people's literature as it relates to lifelong literacy, education and the development and betterment of their lives. More

01/30/12

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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

Mentoring: A Commitment Worth Making

That's me on the left with two of my colleagues volunteering to support United Way's education efforts.

In the spirit of National Mentoring Month, United Way's Lindsay Torrico recounts her experience as a weekend tutor and what it has meant to her. More

01/19/12

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

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Take the pledge TODAY in honor of MLK Day!

United Way celebrates MLK Day by recruiting volunteer readers, tutors and mentors. More

01/14/12

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