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Linda Paulson is the Director of Strategic Markets for United Way Worldwide and writes on a variety of topics including the United Way Women's Leadership Council.

Blog Posts by Linda Paulson

5 Ways Healthy Moms Can Raise Healthy Kids

Children learn by example. Healthy moms who watch their diets, volunteer in their communities, and make exercise part of their daily routines influence their children in a positive way. Learn how you can be a positive role model, and help prepare your child for a healthy and successful life.

The Most Important Lessons in Life I Learned From My Mother

As long as I can remember, my mom has been doing for others. She set an example and included me in her good work. I remember as a child, going to volunteer wherever my mom was helping in the community. We did many different things including volunteering at our church or the park concession stand, which I realize now played a vital role in keeping the kids in my community active and healthy.

The Woman Behind the Movement

Today is International Women's Day, a great day to remember and recognize all the contributions that women have made in communities around the world.

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.