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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico


Reflections on United Way’s Education Advocacy Efforts

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Despite threats to critical education programs and heightened political battles in Congress, 2011 was a great year for United Way Worldwide’s education policy work. United Way worked tirelessly to raise awareness about education policy issues and advocate for key pieces of legislation that provide young people with the supports necessary for success in college, work and life. More

01/12/12

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Join United Way on MLK Day

MLK Day of Service was established twenty-five years ago to empower individuals, strengthen communities, bridge barriers, create solutions to social problems. This year, United Way participates in MLK Day of Service on January 16, by inviting individuals to join our Education Call to Action to become a volunteer reader, tutor or mentor.

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01/10/12

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Brian Cox

By Brian Cox


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12/21/11

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


A Tax Season to Look Forward to

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Wouldn’t it be great to help families receive the tax benefits they are due? Many United Ways across the country offer the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, a successful, proven strategy that mobilizes and trains volunteers to provide free tax service to working individuals and their families. VITA assists taxpayers who are struggling to make ends meet by saving them the cost of tax preparation and helping them claim all tax credits for which they are eligible. More

12/21/11

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Could there be a better gift than to know you’ve made a difference?

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Make time this holiday season to volunteer with the ones you love – and resolve to make it a regular part of your life in the New Year! More

12/19/11

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