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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Pennsylvania Voters Want Pre-K

Thu, September 18, 2014

prek rally blog

With just 47 days left in our countdown to Election Day, we’re working with Pre-K for PA to ensure that every candidate running for state-level office is ready to make pre-k investments a priority.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

A Day of Caring to Focus on Literacy

Wed, September 17, 2014

Day of Caring

Education is the greatest equalizer. That’s why, our Day of Caring activities focused on improving learning environments and access to educational resources for hundreds of students in the School District of Philadelphia, as part of United Way’s Early Grade Literacy Initiative.

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Doreen Storey

By Doreen Storey

Celebrating Impact in Delaware County: Past, Present and Future

Mon, September 15, 2014

LIVE UNITED in Delco

Creating lasting Impact is the reason behind all that United Way does in our communities. In Delaware County, we recently celebrated the Impact of our supporters – past, present and future – during our 2014 Campaign Kickoff and Volunteer Appreciation Celebration.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Grandparents for Pre-K

Fri, September 12, 2014

Grandparents for Pre-K

Seniors make up a significant portion of Pennsylvania’s electorate, and they care deeply about ensuring all children arrive to kindergarten ready to learn and build a foundation for a lifetime of learning and success.

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Mike Moynihan

By Mike Moynihan

Attendance – The First Step in Academic Success

Tue, September 09, 2014

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By middle school, chronic absenteeism is a better predictor than test scores of which children are at-risk of dropping out.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

What About The Teachers?

Fri, September 05, 2014

What About The Teachers?

Thanks to all the hardworking teachers in our preschool classrooms! Join Pre-K for PA to help us make sure our teachers have the support they need to prepare Pennsylvania’s children for kindergarten.

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Alice Woods

By Alice Woods

The Right Start: 3 Tips to Starting the School Year on Track

Thu, September 04, 2014

The end of summer means more than shorter days and crisper weather – students throughout our region have started the annual migration back to the classrooms, marking a new opportunity for academic excellence.

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Annie Madonia

By Annie Madonia

Impacting the Future: 2014-15 Regional Campaign Kicks Off

Wed, September 03, 2014

Impacting the Future

At UWGPSNJ, we envision a future where children have access to a quality education, working adults achieve financial stability, children grow up healthy, older adults age with dignity, and everyone has access to the resources they need during crisis. The only way to do this is…together.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Ready to learn, but is it high quality?

Fri, August 29, 2014

Ready to Learn but is it high-quality?

There are 66 days remaining until Election Day – that’s less than 10 weeks for United Way and its Pre-K for PA partners to ensure all candidates for Pennsylvania governor and state legislature make high-quality pre-k a priority.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Two More Days Until Made in America!

Thu, August 28, 2014

Two More Days Until Made in America!

We are excited to announce that United Way and Uber are partnering to promote safe rides during the festival!

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