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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

An Opportunity can Change a Life

"It was the summer after sixth grade at PS 20 in Brooklyn, New York that I was given an opportunity that changed the trajectory of my life." - Ayeola Fortune More

02/10/13

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Patrick McIntyre

By Patrick McIntyre

Have You Been Helped by Medicaid or CHIP?

Have you or someone you know been helped by Medicaid or CHIP? Following an injury or illness, were you able to get the health care you need AND remain financial stable? How did United Way play a role in getting the support you needed? More

01/13/13

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Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

Top 6 Advocacy Accomplishments of the Past Year

As we set goals for the New Year, we want to take the time to appreciate and celebrate the successes of the past year. Thanks to your support, United Way is making a real impact on the issues we all care about: education, income and health. Check out some highlights of what United Way achieved in 2012. Join us in 2013. More

01/03/13

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Stacey Knight

By Stacey Knight

Working Together to Improve Health

The health and wellness of others impact us all. When individuals have the opportunity for better health, the full potential of our young people is utilized; business productivity increases, health care costs are lowered, and we all win. More

12/20/12

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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

Professional Excellence Attributed to Childhood Mentors

Olympian Dawn Harper and St. Louis Rams and Pro-bowler Quintin Mikell

Crediting mentors and tutors on helping them achieve success, Olympian Dawn Harper and St. Louis Rams and Pro-bowler Quintin Mikell addressed the student body at Soldan International Studies High School on the importance of education and asking for help. More

11/26/12

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