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Get involved with Youth Health and Wellness in North Texas

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Partner with United Way of Metro Dallas to help "Kick Obesity". More

07/08/11

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

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The National Association of Letter Carriers will lead the nation's largest food drive to combat hunger on Saturday, May 14, 2011. On that day, letter carriers will collect non-perishable donations from homes as they deliver mail along their postal routes.

United Way Worldwide partners with the National Association of Letter Carriers for the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 14, 2011. More

05/13/11

United Way holds inaugural Student United Way Awards

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Brian Gallagher, CEO of United Way Worldwide, presented Student United Way Awards on Friday May 6, 2011 in Orlando, Florida at the annual Staff Leaders Conference with more than 1,800 local representatives from the United Way network present. Accepting on behalf of their Student United Ways: Alicia Hetrick (Cornell University); Ashley Rembert (Florida State University); Alexandria Lee (Saint Louis University); Mycal Hixon (University of Florida).

Last week, United Way Worldwide launched a program to recognize young leaders across the country who are advancing the common good by giving, advocating and volunteering in an effort to improve local communities in the areas of education, income and health. They are doing so through a powerful movement called Student United Way. More

05/09/11

Today is World Malaria Day

United Way stands with its partners around the globe, urging awareness of this disease, which threatens nearly half of the world’s population. More

04/25/11

New Book Chronicles Running America Event

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In 2008 Marshall Ulrich set out to run across America from San Francisco to New York in record time in an event duly named Running America. The adventure was not only a test of endurance and speed but was also an effort to increase awareness of childhood obesity and youth fitness . . . More

04/12/11

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