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Doug Taylor

By Doug Taylor

Creating Impact Through Volunteering – Part 2: Employees’ Journey in the Wider Community

In this series of blogs we share what we’ve learned about the impact of corporate volunteering on three key stakeholders: employees as volunteers, the businesses that supports their employees to volunteer and our partner community organizations. In the final blog I’ll explore how United Way has responded to increase employee and corporate engagement in community to create great community impact. More

03/19/13

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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

State of the Union Poll Results Are In!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our State of the Union Facebook poll. We agree that education is critical to our nation’s future! That’s why United Way has been working to get laser-focused on a few education strategies that we can execute on forcefully, at the national, state and local level. More

02/12/13

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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

This Valentine’s Day, Support our Children and Youth

This Valentine's Day, our nation’s vulnerable children need your love and support. Unless Congress acts before March 1, an across-the-board spending cut to many programs supporting children and their families will go into effect. Join the “Show Kids the Love” campaign and send a Valentine’s e-card to your member of Congress today. More

02/11/13

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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

We want to hear from you! What should the President address in his State of the Union?

On Tuesday, February 12th, President Obama will deliver his fourth State of the Union Address from the U.S. Capitol. There are a number of issues that affect the well-being of our nation’s children. What issue do YOU think the President should focus on? More

02/08/13

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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

What to Donate to a Thrift Store

Are you in the giving spirit, but your wallet is a little thin? Giving gently-used household items and clothing to a thrift store is a great way to give back to your community. More

01/29/13

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