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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

A Trifecta of Support for Pre-K

Fri, October 24, 2014

A Trifecta of Support for Pre-K

This week, United Way and our Pre-K for PA partners released two new polls highlighting the growing and consistent support in the lead-up to Election Day for high-quality pre-k for every 3- and 4-year-old in Pennsylvania.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

The Power of Pre-K

Fri, October 17, 2014

power of prek blog

A new brief released by our Pre-K for PA partner, the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, explores the strong link between high-quality pre-k programs and successful K-12 education.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Advocating for Pre-K in the Final Countdown to Election Day

Fri, October 10, 2014

Advocating for Pre-K in the Final Countdown to Election Day

Election Day is officially less than one month away. The Pre-K for PA campaign, co-led by United Way, recently received the endorsement of The Harrisburg Patriot-News in a Sept. 21 editorial.

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Barbara Saverino

By Barbara Saverino

Ready to Learn, Ready to Serve

Fri, October 03, 2014

military prek blog

With just over a month remaining in our countdown to Election Day, this week we highlight a new report calling for better access to high-quality pre-k as a national security imperative.

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Anthony Conti

By Anthony Conti

Congratulations to our 2013-14 Impact Champions!

Fri, September 26, 2014

2014 board honorees blog

Special congratulations to the following volunteers and supporters who were honored for their continued dedication to United Way’s mission of transforming lives and improving communities. They are true Impact Champions and should be applauded for their efforts!

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Debate Time: Make Pre-K a Priority for PA

Thu, September 25, 2014

Debate Time: Make Pre-K a Priority for PA

With Election Day just 39 days away, our Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidates squared off this week in the first of three debates.

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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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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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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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