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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

Wed, May 06, 2015

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4-8 is National Teacher Appreciation Week, a time to recognize the critical role teachers have in student success.

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John Emge

By John Emge

Healthy Habits Could Mean Savvy Saving

Fri, April 24, 2015

Healthy Habits Could Mean Savvy Savings

As we celebrate National Financial Literacy Month this April, teaching our children to save is a good place to start.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

National Kindergarten Day

Tue, April 21, 2015

National Kindergarten Day

On National Kindergarten Day, we’re celebrating the importance of early childhood education and its role in helping children start school ready to learn and succeed.

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John Emge

By John Emge

Don’t Delay, Make Tax Time Work For You!

Fri, April 10, 2015

Don't Delay- Make Tax Time Work For You!

Since late January, United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program has helped thousands of local residents file their taxes for free and access important tax credits they may be eligible for, such as the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).

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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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Annie Madonia

By Annie Madonia

Women’s Initiative: Celebrating Leadership and Volunteerism

Fri, March 27, 2015

Women's Initiative: Celebrating Leadership and Volunteerism

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake received the 2015 Women's Initiative Award with more than 700 guests gathered at the Crystal Tea Room for our Women’s Initiative Gala on March 25.

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John Emge

By John Emge

Savings May Be Just Around the Corner

Fri, March 20, 2015

Savings May Be Just Around the Corner

Here are four ways to save right now before tax season is over!

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Jim Cawley

By Jim Cawley

Our Report to the Community is now available!

Tue, March 03, 2015

Our Report to the Community is now available!

In this report, you will learn more about the measurable outcomes we’re able to make possible as a result of our supporters’ investments in the Impact Fund, along with financial reports and recognition of our Impact Partners.

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Monica Lewis-Wilborn

By Monica Lewis-Wilborn

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake is Honored with 2015 Women’s Initiative Award

Thu, February 26, 2015

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake is honored with 2015 Women's Initiative Award!

In just four weeks, our 2015 Women's Initiative Gala will present the Women’s Initiative Award to Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake, president of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation and vice president of Community Affairs for Independence Blue Cross.

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John Emge

By John Emge

Small Steps Can Mean Big Savings

Tue, February 24, 2015

Small Steps Can Mean Big Savings

This week marks America Saves Week— a national campaign promoting and encouraging the importance of saving. As thousands of residents take advantage of VITA, learn how to best use that hard-earned tax refund this tax season.

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