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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

Volunteer to Thank Teachers

Whether your teachers sparked an interest in something that turned into your career, inspired a lifelong love of reading, or encouraged you when you faltered, teachers deserve our appreciation every day. Here are a few ideas for saying thank you to teachers that you and other volunteers could consider doing during National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 5-9, 2014.

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05/05/14

Stacey Stewart

By Stacey Stewart

United Ways Helping Lift National Graduation Rate

United Way's focus on education in the last six years has helped fuel America's highest graduation rate in history. More

04/30/14

Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

The Power of Community Involvement

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As an active champion of community involvement, you are the primary force of advocacy, positive change, and common good your region deserves. More

04/18/14

Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

Tutoring 101: What Tutors Do

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Tutoring goes beyond assisting a child with homework assignments. If you're interested in helping children get more out of their education and have a solid foundation for future learning, being a tutor is a great volunteer opportunity. Here's a peek inside the job of a tutor. More

03/24/14

Tracey Holmes

By Tracey Holmes

UNITED WAY AND NFL PLAYERS “DRAFTING” VOLUNTEERS INTO COMMUNITY SERVICE

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Volunteer team picks to be announced during first round of NFL Draft More

03/12/14

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