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John Emge

By John Emge

Shining a Spotlight on Service

Wed, April 16, 2014

Shining a Spotlight on Service

On April 8, more than 200 gathered at Tropicana Casino & Resort to recognize and celebrate the work of exceptional volunteers, advocates and supporters whose generosity is driving measurable, lasting impact in the local community through UWGPSNJ in Atlantic County.

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Mike Moynihan

By Mike Moynihan

Jumpstarting Academic Success with Healthy Breakfast

Tue, April 15, 2014

Jumpstarting Academic Success with Healthy Breakfast

Studies show that eating breakfast helps students achieve academically by contributing to higher reading, math and standardized test scores, sharper memory, improved focus and better problem-solving skills.

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Diane Castelbuono

By Diane Castelbuono

Celebrating the Week of the Young Child

Fri, April 11, 2014

Celebrating the Week of the Young Child

High-quality early learning opportunities would not be possible without high-quality early childhood educators. This week, we celebrated the Week of the Young Child™ with early childhood educators and advocates across the country to shine a spotlight on the extraordinary teachers who are at the heart of early learning.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

UNITED2FEED our Region

Thu, April 10, 2014

United2Feed our Region

Five hundred volunteers. 60,000 meals. That’s what UNITED2FEED looked like on Wednesday!

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

United2Feed, United For Impact

Wed, April 09, 2014

United2Feed, United For Impact

Today, Eddie is a professional cook, using his talents to create delicious meals for others to enjoy. However, there was a time when Eddie was served his meals by volunteers at Cathedral Kitchen, a Camden-based organization helping people struggling with hunger & United Way Impact partner.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

1 of only 2 mentioned by name

Tue, April 08, 2014

1 of only 2 mentioned by name

The City of Philadelphia recommended our Success by 6® program, which was one of only two early childhood education programs mentioned by name for investment, based on the measurable Impact it makes in the lives of our youngest children.

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John Emge

By John Emge

At the Heart of What It Means to LIVE UNITED: Volunteers

Mon, April 07, 2014

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As a volunteer-driven organization, much of we accomplish is directly attributable to passionate, engaged volunteers.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Quality Pre-K Lays the Foundation for a More Successful Pennsylvania

Fri, April 04, 2014

Quality Pre-K Lays the Foundation for a More Successful Pennsylvania

ThroughPre-K For PA, we’re supporting access to high-quality early childhood education for those who are too small to have a public voice because we know if we get it right in the first five years, it changes everything.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Governor Corbett prevents SNAP cuts to 400,000 Pennsylvanians

Wed, April 02, 2014

Governor Corbett prevents SNAP cuts to 400,000 Pennsylvanians

Recently, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett prevented an estimated $3 billion in cuts to food stamps over the next 10 years.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Inspiring the next generation of women through leadership, philanthropy and volunteerism

Tue, April 01, 2014

Inspiring the next generation of women through leadership, philanthropy and volunteerism

We’re still overwhelmed by our 2014 Women’s Initiative Gala, the most successful event to date.

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