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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

International Children’s Book Day

Thu, April 02, 2015

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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

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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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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Governor Wolf’s Budget Proposal: A Win for our Children!

Wed, March 11, 2015

Governor Wolf's Budget Proposal: A Win for our Children!

At United Way, we believe all children deserve access to quality education from cradle to career, starting with pre-k. Governor Wolf's proposal to increase state funding by $120 million will significantly expand access to pre-k.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Addressing Domestic Violence in our Community

Tue, February 03, 2015

Addressing Domestic Violence in our Community

Domestic violence persists as a silent epidemic in our local communities. We hope you had the opportunity to read a letter to the editor in today’s Philadelphia Inquirer from Jim Cawley.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Turning the Page: President Obama Focuses on Rebuilding Our Economy

Fri, January 23, 2015

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During the State of the Union address, President Obama talked about our nation being at a turning point of progress, touting a stronger economy, lower unemployment rate, higher graduation rate and better access to health care.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Advocate for CHIP

Thu, January 08, 2015

Advocate for CHIP

Children perform better in school and families are more financially stable when they have access to quality, affordable health care. That’s why United Way is asking Congress to continue bipartisan support for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

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Annie Madonia

By Annie Madonia

Exploring the Confidence Gap

Mon, December 15, 2014

Exploring the Confidence Gap

Based on "The Confidence Gap,” an intriguing article by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman that appeared in a recent issue of The Atlantic, this discussion featured a dynamic panel of woman leaders who shared stories of how they developed the confidence necessary to excel professionally.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Live United with us this Giving Tuesday

Tue, December 02, 2014

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One of the most meaningful gifts that we can give is the commitment to work together to make a difference. Please join us this #GivingTuesday to spread holiday cheer and create measurable, lasting Impact that none of us can achieve alone.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Measure of Success

Wed, November 12, 2014

Congratulations Mike!

Congratulations to Mike Moynihan, our Camden County executive director!

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