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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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Chris Curcio

By Chris Curcio

Project NEXT volunteers promote job readiness

Wed, March 25, 2015

Project NEXT volunteers give back to promote job readiness

In order to prepare Ready Willing & Able members for independent living, Project NEXT volunteers provided guidance by engaging in constructive conversations about their job history, career aspirations and goals.

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Carly Keeny

By Carly Keeny

Volunteering Made Easy

Wed, March 18, 2015

Volunteering Made Easy

We are excited to introduce our new online volunteer portal that makes it simple for volunteers to find opportunities that suit them and for nonprofit organizations to find motivated volunteers. More»

Monica Lewis-Wilborn

By Monica Lewis-Wilborn

Women Initiative Members Making a Difference, Creating Impact

Wed, February 04, 2015

Women Initiative Members Making a Difference

Last week, WING hosted the Fourth Annual Women Making a Difference Day with nearly 100 women taking advantage of an opportunity to connect with local agencies that provide a variety of services to women and girls from underserved communities.

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Chris Murray

By Chris Murray

Making an Impact in Honor of Dr. King

Tue, January 20, 2015

Giving Back in Honor of Dr. King

Yesterday, in both Pottstown and Philadelphia, members of our Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow (GTLT) program packed 100 SAT prep and 600 literacy kits for youth throughout our region.

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Paula Green

By Paula Green

Volunteering: A Two-Way Street

Fri, January 09, 2015

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Volunteering is a two-way street – one that not only helps improve others’ lives but provides great benefits to you, as well! More»
Alice Woods

By Alice Woods

A New Kind of Resolution

Thu, December 18, 2014

A New Kind of Resolution

This year, rather than making the stereotypical New Year’s resolutions that you know you’re just going to break, why not make a commitment to “pay it forward” in 2015?

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Paula Green

By Paula Green

How to Build a Successful Employee Engagement Program

Wed, December 10, 2014

How to Build a Successful Employee Engagement Program

With so many organizations looking for volunteers, building a successful employee engagement program can be challenging. That’s why the GPCVC shares their expertise and best practices with other local companies looking to engage their employees in a meaningful way.

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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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Anthony Conti

By Anthony Conti

Thankful for What You’re Able to Give

Wed, November 26, 2014

Thankful for your giving.

While the temperatures drop and some yearn for sunnier days, this is the time of the year in which the warmth of humanity takes over and many of us place a greater emphasis on giving back to help those in need.

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