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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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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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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

Supporting Quality Education in Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr.

Tue, January 21, 2014

Supporting Quality Education in Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr.

In celebration of the 2014 MLK Day of Service, United Way recruited education volunteers for Team DeMeco, a partnership with United Way Worldwide, the NFL and Philadelphia Eagles’ Linebacker DeMeco Ryans.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Congratulations Karen Dougherty Buchholz, recipient of the 2014 Women’s Initiative Award!

Mon, November 18, 2013

Congratulations Karen!

Each year, the Women’s Initiative Gala celebrates women in leadership and presents an award to a volunteer who has committed her time, talent and energy to further the work of United Way.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Women’s Initiative Welcomes New Leadership

Wed, November 06, 2013

Women's Initiative

After successfully celebrating its 10-year anniversary, United Way's Women’s Initiative welcomes new leadership to head this strong network of woman committed to philanthropy and volunteerism.

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April Reppy

By April Reppy

A reflection

Fri, November 01, 2013

A Reflection

Since our relaunch last October, I am thrilled to report that Project NEXT has engaged 175 members, contributed 640 volunteer hours and hosted 13 events! Congratulations NEXTers!

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

One Year Later: Superstorm Sandy

Tue, October 29, 2013

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One year ago, Superstorm Sandy came ashore.

It swept with it homes and businesses, and for far too many, a lifetime of possessions.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Volunteering 365 Days of the Year

Mon, September 23, 2013

Volunteering 365 days of the year

Volunteerism is at the heart of what it means to LIVE UNITED. That’s why on September 21, UWGPSNJ was joined by more than 300 volunteers to lend a hand to our friends and neighbors in the Kensington community.

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