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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

Join the #StrongStart for Children State of the Union Campaign!

January means New Year’s resolutions, post-Holiday sales, and the President’s State of the Union address. More

01/14/14

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

January is National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month, but any time is a good time to remember an adult who made a difference in your life.  When you were younger, did a teacher, a coach, or another adult give you confidence to succeed? Or perhaps, once you started working, was it a colleague who took an interest in your success? Take a moment to thank them, especially on January 16, 2014, which is Thank Your Mentor Day.

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01/13/14

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb

National United Way Program Creating Impact through Volunteers

United Way issues the call early and often to everyone to “Volunteer” to promote education, income and health. United Way’s Education AmeriCorps VISTA Project is one example of how we also work with national partners and at the local level to make measurable progress in improving lives through volunteers that we train and support. More

01/09/14

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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

Top 10 Advocacy Accomplishments of the Past Year

Thanks in large part to your support and engagement in our calls to action, 2013 was an unbelievable year of advocacy for the policies and programs that strengthen families and communities across the country. More

01/07/14

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Jesse Marcus

By Jesse Marcus

Columbus, Ohio Deserves High Marks for Linking Health and Education

More than 10,000 children have received early screenings for health issues that could impede their success in school. More

12/19/13

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