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Author: Linda Paulson

Linda Paulson

Linda Paulson

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.

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. More

United Way Women’s Leadership Council on the Hill: Raising Our Voice for Early Grade Reading


Last month, United Way Women’s Leadership Council played a pivotal role in a Congressional Literacy Briefing organized by our education partners. More


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. More

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


United Way of Acadiana Receives National and Local Recognition



Watch United Way of Acadiana's award winning video and read about the local news story. More

Donna Karan Joins 1,200 Women to Celebrate Philanthropy


Last month, more than 1,200 women came together to celebrate philanthropy with United Way of Miami-Dade.



Women’s Leadership Council in Miami-Dade Takes Action to Improve Early Grade Reading


Members of the United Way of Miami-Dade Women's Leadership Council launched a Volunteer Reader Program. More