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John Emge

By John Emge

Healthy Habits Could Mean Savvy Saving

Fri, April 24, 2015

Healthy Habits Could Mean Savvy Savings

As we celebrate National Financial Literacy Month this April, teaching our children to save is a good place to start.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Young Voters advocate for fair funding formula

Wed, April 22, 2015

Young Voters advocate for fair funding formula

Today, United Way is a sponsor of Young Voters for Schools, a group of 50 young voters from Southeastern Pennsylvania that rallied in Harrisburg and visited local state representatives and senators to urge them to support a fair funding formula in this year’s budget.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

National Kindergarten Day

Tue, April 21, 2015

National Kindergarten Day

On National Kindergarten Day, we’re celebrating the importance of early childhood education and its role in helping children start school ready to learn and succeed.

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Carly Keeny

By Carly Keeny

500 volunteers + 84,000 meals + 7,000 families = United2Feed

Fri, April 17, 2015

500 volunteers + 84,000 meals + 7,000 families = United2Feed

500 of our closest corporate and community friends joined United Way for our third annual United2Feed event. All told, volunteers prepared 84,000 meals for 7,000 families to be distributed to 1,312 food pantries throughout the region to tackle hunger.

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Carly Keeny

By Carly Keeny

On the Record with Jim Cawley - Part 3

Thu, April 16, 2015

On the Record with Jim Cawley - Part 3

Jim discusses the importance of ensuring children have access to a quality education from cradle to career.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

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Celebrating Our Youngest Learners

Tue, April 14, 2015

During the first five years of a child's life 90 percent his or her brain and 85 percent of his or her intellect, personality and social skills are developed. This #WeekoftheYoungChild, take advantage of everyday moments to make the most of your child's learning. More»
John Emge

By John Emge

Don’t Delay, Make Tax Time Work For You!

Fri, April 10, 2015

Don't Delay- Make Tax Time Work For You!

Since late January, United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program has helped thousands of local residents file their taxes for free and access important tax credits they may be eligible for, such as the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).

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Carly Keeny

By Carly Keeny

On the Record with Jim Cawley – Part 2

Tue, April 07, 2015

On the Record with Jim Cawley - Part 2

In part two of our ongoing series “On the Record with Jim Cawley,” Jim discusses what he sees as the number one opportunity facing United Way and the value of joining forces as a community to drive Impact.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

International Children’s Book Day

Thu, April 02, 2015

Children's Book Day Image

Today, as part of International Children's Book Day ― also the birthday of famed children’s book author Hans Christian Andersen― we celebrate the vast wealth of quality children's books that are available.

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Carly Keeny

By Carly Keeny

On the Record with Jim Cawley

Mon, March 30, 2015

Jim Cawley Photo

Two months into his tenure as our new president and CEO, Jim Cawley has been hard at work immersing himself into the world of United Way and the Impact we seek to create for thousands of people in need across southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey.

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