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By Jill Michal

President’s Newsletter: Creating Impact; Celebrating Our Success

Thu, March 06, 2014

President’s Newsletter: Creating Impact; Celebrating Our Success

With your support, we can help more young adults like Rani tap into their true potential. Together, we can drive measurable, lasting Impact that none of us can achieve alone.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

President’s Newsletter- Change Won’t Happen Without You

Mon, February 10, 2014

President's Newsletter: Change Won't Happen Without You

This month, schools will host a variety of events to recognize “I Love to Read Month.” Why not make this the month in which you help a young child develop a love of reading?

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

President’s Newsletter- Impact: The Gift that Keeps Giving

Tue, December 17, 2013

Impact: The Gift that keeps Giving

As the year draws to an end, there’s perhaps no better time to celebrate the success stories you've made possible through your support of United Way and our Impact Fund. 2013 has been a good year because you've helped us make great things happen.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Thankful for Your Giving

Tue, November 26, 2013

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I’m sure I am not the only person to notice that retail stores are adorned with holiday decorations and promoting holiday sales earlier and earlier these days.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

The Need for High-Quality Early Childhood Education

Fri, November 08, 2013

The Need for High-Quality Early Childhood Education

This past week, local news media put a spotlight on child care centers where quality is low and there are too many barriers to learning. As a community, we must do better for families from underserved neighborhoods, where moms and dads sometimes work two jobs just to make ends meet.

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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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By Jill Michal

President’s Newsletter: Camden Tackles a Weighty Issue

Tue, October 01, 2013

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In Camden, the most impoverished city in our nation, the challenges faced by many of its residents are well-known, but there are bright spots in this city as well, and it’s important to shine the spotlight on them.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

A Good Start to the School Year is in the Bag

Thu, August 01, 2013

Backpack-A-Thon 2013

Buy a backpack filled with school supplies for a kid in need.

It wasn’t long after school ended for my children in June that I noticed “Back to School” sale signs in some of the stores I frequented. While odd to see bargains on notebooks, binders and pencils at the height of summer vacation, I guess it is a step in the right direction as more and more people make efforts to ensure their children have everything they need for the start of a new school year.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

Turn Learning Loss into a Love of Learning

Thu, July 11, 2013

Turn Learning Loss into a Love of Learning

As summer vacation begins for children throughout our region, many parents will focus on finding ways to keep their children occupied now that school is out.

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Jill Michal

By Jill Michal

President’s Newsletter: Aging to Perfection

Tue, May 28, 2013

President's Newsletter: Aging to Perfection

As Older Americans Month draws to a close, we hope you realize it’s never too late to celebrate our senior population and what they mean to our communities because it’s never too late to Live United!

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