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United Way teamed up with WUSA9 to make an impact to help raise money for local non-profits across the DMV area. Go to www.domore24.org to donate to over 800 non-profit organizations. [Read More]
The United Way of Southern West Virginia is working with the West Virginia Office of Child Nutrition to conduct a paper products drive which will aid summer feeding programs. [Read More]
Susquehanna Valley Progress co-hosted — along with the Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way — a program last week entitled The Opioid Crisis in the Susquehanna Valley: A Public Forum. The... [Read More]
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The economy may be chugging along, but many Americans are still struggling to afford a basic middle class life. Nearly 51 million households don't earn enough to afford a monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a cell phone, according to a study released Thursday by the United Way ALICE Project. That's 43% of households in the United States. The figure includes the 16.1 million households living in poverty, as well as the 34.7 million families that... [Read More]
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House lawmakers are set to vote today on a massive Farm Bill that contains major cuts to SNAP—the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, the bill would cut food assistance to more than 2 million people, while largely offsetting the savings by expanding state and federal bureaucracies. Today's vote comes as a new United Way study finds 40% of U.S. households can't afford the basics of a middle-class lifestyle—rent, transportation, child care and a cellphone. The study finds that more than 50 million U.S. households are now... [Read More]
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Over an entire 24 hours, WUSA9 held a non-stop telethon with our partners at the United Way for their Do More 24 fundraising campaign. All the money raised will go to more than 850 non-profits that serve people in our area. [Read More]
Books, art projects and fun science experiments all packed into literacy kits for more than 1,200 students across the Washoe County School District. It was the result of a combined effort between ... [Read More]
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She is leaving amid budget cuts and earlier than she wants. Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) Superintendent Darienne Driver's last day will be Sunday, May 20. Before she departs, she sat down exclusively with FOX6's Ben Handelman to talk about her successes, challenges and even threats of a state shakeup. Driver, who is taking a job with United Way in Detroit, was hoping to stay in her current job until July. However, Milwaukee Public Schools' Board of School Directors... [Read More]
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The economy may be chugging along, but many Americans are still struggling to afford a basic middle class life. Nearly 51 million households don't earn enough to afford a monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a cellphone, according to a study released Thursday by the United Way ALICE Project. That's 43 percent of households in the United States. The figure includes the 16.1 million households living in poverty, as well as the 34.7 million families that... [Read More]
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The United Way of Greater Niagara is partnering with "Women United" in an effort to expand its volunteer reach in the community. [Read More]
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Coral Gables Hospital Chief Operating Officer, Madison Workman, and several members of the staff participated in the Mercedes Benz Corporate Run. A portion of the proceeds go to the United Way of M…... [Read More]
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As income stagnates, millions of Americans are struggling to make ends meet. Some 50.8 million households or 43% of households can't afford a basic monthly budget for housing, food, transportation, child care, health care and a monthly smartphone bill, according to an analysis of U.S. government data released this week by the United Way Alice... [Read More]
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New data from the United Way Alice Project finds that many families are struggling to get by. [Read More]
Nearly 51 million American households can't afford middle class basics, including housing, food, child care, health care and transportation, a new United Way study has found. [Read More]
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The economy may be chugging along, but many Americans are still struggling to afford a basic middle class life. Nearly 51 million households don't earn enough to afford a monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a cell phone, according to a study released Thursday by the United Way ALICE Project. That's 43% of households in the United States. The figure includes the 16.1 million households living in poverty, as well as the 34.7 million families that... [Read More]
United Way of Southwest Michigan has awarded Southwestern Michigan College a three-year, $75,000 grant to continue providing counseling services to students, SMC reported. [Read More]
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Tom Olver, who announced earlier this week his resignation as head of the United Way of Gratiot and Isabella Counties, is leaving to head the fundraising foundation that supports Mid Michigan Community College. [Read More]
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Nearly 51 million American households can't afford middle class basics, including housing, food, child care, health care and transportation, a new United Way study has found. [Read More]
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A stunning new report that was just put out by the United Way ALICE Project shows that the gap between the wealthy and the poor in this country is perhaps the biggest that it has been in any of our lifetimes. [Read More]
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