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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Back to School and Ready to Learn

Wed, August 20, 2014

Back to School and Ready to Learn

With September on the horizon and the new school year underway in just a few short weeks, the days continue to wind down and our time is limited in making high-quality pre-k in Pennsylvania a priority issue in the November statewide elections.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

The Power of Reading

Fri, August 15, 2014

The Power of Reading

High-quality pre-k is proven to significantly improve children’s early literacy and language skills as they enter kindergarten. And we are proud to join with our Pre-K for PA campaign partners to advocate for more public funding for high-quality early education.

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Chris Curcio

By Chris Curcio

Project NEXT Kicks Off a New Year of Giving Back

Wed, August 13, 2014

Project NEXT Kicks Off a New Year of Giving Back

Project NEXT aims to bring dedicated young professionals together to give back to our communities. Join us!

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

The Supplies for Success

Fri, August 08, 2014

The Supplies for Success
p>With the help of 400 corporate volunteers and our generous sponsors, UWGPSNJ and Cradles to Crayons hosted a backpack stuffing event at Lincoln Financial Field that will provide 22,000 students with the school supplies they need to succeed.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Celebrating the Power of Collaboration, Creating Impact Together

Thu, August 07, 2014

Celebrating the Power of Collaboration, Creating Impact Together

Monday’s event was a great opportunity to bring leadership from organizations to celebrate their success in the investment process and help establish stronger ties with United Way, showing our intent to enhance our relationships and create greater Impact – together.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

We Can’t Afford to Miss Out on Quality Pre-K

Wed, August 06, 2014

We Can't Afford to Miss Out on Quality Pre-K

We are less than 100 days from Election Day on November 4, which means now is the time to make high-quality pre-k a priority issue in the elections for governor and state legislature.

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Alice Woods

By Alice Woods

Enriching the Community through Impact

Fri, August 01, 2014

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Enriching the community is a mission that our volunteers take to heart. And on Thursday, we gathered friends, donors, volunteers, advocates and community members to honor a few volunteers and partners for their incredible dedication and the Impact they generate as they work with us to enrich lives in our local community. It is their gifts of time, treasure and talent that allow us to improve Education, Income and Health for our friends and neighbors throughout Cumberland County.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Made in America

Tue, July 29, 2014

Win tickets to Made in America Festival

For the third consecutive year, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey will benefit from the “Budweiser Made in America” music festival over Labor Day weekend.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Quality is Key for Our Children

Mon, July 28, 2014

Quality is Key for our Children

Pennsylvania can and must do more to increase access to pre-k while maintaining the quality of our programs. But you are likely asking – how do we achieve this? What exactly is high-quality pre-k?

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Finding Success in Stability

Wed, July 23, 2014

Finding Success in Stability

We have teamed up with North Penn United Way and Creative Health Services to help children and youth struggling with homelessness in the Pottstown area, paving a path to success for all students regardless of economic background.

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