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The Times of Northwest Indiana
United Way wins by a whiskerif they participate. Although the guys like to grow beards, I think it’s import
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 8 minutes ago
if they participate. Although the guys like to grow beards, I think it’s important to remember our funding goes to support United Way of Porter County and the partnering agencies they serve,” said Jeff Biggs, chief deputy for the Porter County... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Holiday donationsFirst Christian Church of Great Bend • Kans for Kids Fighting Cancer • Prince
Great Bend Tribune / Posted an hour ago
First Christian Church of Great Bend • Kans for Kids Fighting Cancer • Prince of Peace Parish • FOREVER Rush County • United Way of Central Kansas • Family Crisis Center. With a goal of 1,000 donors, Tustin said there were 1,477 local... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Editorial: Annual holiday toy drive once again a successgenerosity comes in. This year, the 24th annual Palm Beach Daily News’ toy dri
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
generosity comes in. This year, the 24th annual Palm Beach Daily News’ toy drive — co-sponsored by the Town of Palm Beach United Way and Palm Beach Fire-Rescue — raised more than $9,500 and collected about 700 toys. “Many of the families we serve... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Lochtie receives Nonprofit Leader Achievement AwardWomen Voters of Humboldt County, Children’s Authors Festival Planning Committee
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
Women Voters of Humboldt County, Children’s Authors Festival Planning Committee, Humboldt County Human Rights Commission, United Way, Girl Scouts/Sierra Cascade Council, Eureka City Schools Board of Trustees, Quota Club and more. “Byrd Lochtie is... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Beacon of hope in dark timeswe're using our "A Christmas Wish" series to showcase community members whose l
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
we're using our "A Christmas Wish" series to showcase community members whose lives have been enriched by the work of United Way of Central Missouri partner agencies and, by extension, generous community members. Amanda Rasse is four and a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Woman, 93, jailed for trespassing after not paying rentget her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeles
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 hours ago
get her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeless Coalition, LiveStream Behavior Center, the United Way of Lake County, Family and Children's Services of Lake County, the Area Agency on Aging and several other... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red CrossEmergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be pro
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Emergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red CrossEmergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be pro
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Emergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
United Way head to retire in summer 2018Gregory G. Schroeder, president and CEO of the United Way of the Coastal Empire
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Gregory G. Schroeder, president and CEO of the United Way of the Coastal Empire, announced his retirement from the organization on Friday. Schroeder, who has led the local organization since 2002, will retire in early summer 2018. “I will have 33... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Program brings food to needy local seniorsof Barton County, Barton County Health Department, RSVP of Central Kansas, Hois
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
of Barton County, Barton County Health Department, RSVP of Central Kansas, Hoisington Food Bank, St. Rose Health Center, United Way of Central Kansas, Eldercare Inc, and Central Kansas Partnership. The Health Department’s Janel Rose encourages... Read more
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CBS Denver
Season Of Giving: Top U.S. Charities In 2017 Revealedwell as how much of your money will actually go towards their respective causes
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
well as how much of your money will actually go towards their respective causes. According to the business magazine, the United Way was top charitable group in the United States, bringing in $3.54 billion in donations this year. The... Read more
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The News-Times
Winners chosen for Danbury Collaborative Awardsfor Chronic Disease Prevention received the third place award of $7,500. A rev
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
for Chronic Disease Prevention received the third place award of $7,500. A review team of Danbury residents, convened by United Way of Western Connecticut, made nominations for the awards to the mayor. Each award recognizes a collaboration by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nonprofits brace for drop in giving as many taxpayers lose incentive under GOP planstate and local tax deduction to include income tax but still caps the total SA
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
state and local tax deduction to include income tax but still caps the total SALT deduction at $10,000. Officials at the United Way are hoping for changes before the tax plan faces a final vote that would help charitable giving. President Donald... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
UGA students making positive IMPACT in Chatham County communitiesSavannah area. “It’s kind of cool to organize.” Fellow site leader Zoe Smith s
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Savannah area. “It’s kind of cool to organize.” Fellow site leader Zoe Smith said she found the Housing Team through the United Way of Coastal Georgia, one of many community partners that makes IMPACT so successful. It’s the first time the... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Mr. Goodfellow: Salem Real EstateDONOR COMMENT: "We believe in helping those in need by supporting The Gospel Mi
Sioux City Journal / Posted yesterday
DONOR COMMENT: "We believe in helping those in need by supporting The Gospel Mission, Sanford Center, United Way, Mr. Goodfellow and others. It is our privilege to carry out our responsibility in Scripture in this way. It is a blessing to see the... Read more
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Times Leader
‘Leveling the mountain with a teaspoon’a colleague and I had the opportunity to appear on WILK’s Sue Henry Radio Show
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
a colleague and I had the opportunity to appear on WILK’s Sue Henry Radio Show to talk about the good work of the United Way of Wyoming Valley. Sue Henry is a huge fan of our strategic focus on childhood poverty, and it is always a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Gregg Schroeder retires as president of United Way of the Coastal EmpireFor 15 years, Gregg Schroeder has been the face of the United Way of the Coasta
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
For 15 years, Gregg Schroeder has been the face of the United Way of the Coastal Empire. It was a bittersweet day learning of his retirement. He leaves behind a lasting legacy of encouraging campaign chairs as well as orchestrating campaigns that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gregg Schroeder retires as president of United Way of the Coastal EmpireFor 15 years, Gregg Schroeder has been the face of the United Way of the Coasta
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
For 15 years, Gregg Schroeder has been the face of the United Way of the Coastal Empire. It was a bittersweet day learning of his retirement. He leaves behind a lasting legacy of encouraging campaign chairs as well as orchestrating campaigns that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trump’s tax plan puts charitable sector in ‘harm’s way,’ nonprofit leaders saycounty's tax filers reported they gave to charity in 2015: Source: Internal Re
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
county's tax filers reported they gave to charity in 2015: Source: Internal Revenue Service, The Pittsburgh Foundation/United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania Most Americans are poised to lose any tax incentives to give to charity under the... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Chico Holidays Together drop-off Saturday at ShubertsYouth - New Adult Underwear -The Chico Posse Foundation - Gently Used Furnitur
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted yesterday
Youth - New Adult Underwear -The Chico Posse Foundation - Gently Used Furniture -Torres Shelter - Towels and Blankets -United Way of Northern California - $10 Walmart Gift Card To get involved or find out more visit... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara Voices: The best gift a dad can givethings – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Regio
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
things – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Region Public Health, and volunteers locally with United Way, YMCA of Niagara, Out of the Cold, Lincoln County Humane Society and the City of St. Catharines heritage advisory... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara Voices: The best gift a dad can givethings – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Regio
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
things – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Region Public Health, and volunteers locally with United Way, YMCA of Niagara, Out of the Cold, Lincoln County Humane Society and the City of St. Catharines heritage advisory... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara Voices: The best gift a dad can givethings – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Regio
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
things – our time and love. Marty Mako is a health promoter with Niagara Region Public Health, and volunteers locally with United Way, YMCA of Niagara, Out of the Cold, Lincoln County Humane Society and the City of St. Catharines heritage advisory... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Woman, 93, Jailed for Trespassing after Not Paying Rentget her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeles
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
get her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeless Coalition, LiveStream Behavior Center, the United Way of Lake County, Family and Children's Services of Lake County, the Area Agency on Aging and several other... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Zoller leads practice for 40 yearsand the Georgia Society of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, campaign chair
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
and the Georgia Society of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, campaign chairman, and later board chairman, of the United Way of the Coastal Empire and his had also served on the boards of the Savannah Speech and Hearing Center, Savannah... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Oakley honored with retirement partycounties in Illinois, Missouri and Iowa that advocates for a wide variety of is
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
counties in Illinois, Missouri and Iowa that advocates for a wide variety of issues; and has been heavily involved in the United Way of Adams County and the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce. He's also served on several area boards, including the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
United Way head Schroeder to retireGregory G. Schroeder, president and CEO of the United Way of the Coastal Empire
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Gregory G. Schroeder, president and CEO of the United Way of the Coastal Empire, announced his retirement from the organization on Friday. Schroeder, who has led the local organization since 2002, will retire in early summer 2018. “I will have 33... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
UGA students making positive IMPACT in Garden City, Chatham communitiesSavannah area. “It’s kind of cool to organize.” Fellow site leader Zoe Smith s
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Savannah area. “It’s kind of cool to organize.” Fellow site leader Zoe Smith said she found the Housing Team through the United Way of Coastal Georgia, one of many community partners that makes IMPACT so successful. It’s the first time the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Woman, 93, jailed for trespassing after not paying rentget her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeles
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
get her help. They even reached out to several agencies, including the Homeless Coalition, LiveStream Behavior Center, the United Way of Lake County, Family and Children's Services of Lake County, the Area Agency on Aging and several other... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red CrossEmergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be pro
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Emergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red CrossEmergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be pro
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Emergency protective measures, including direct federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Why do you like to run?Taylor, Princeton "I like to keep an active, healthy lifestyle. This race is f
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
Taylor, Princeton "I like to keep an active, healthy lifestyle. This race is for a great cause." Brian Church, Princeton "It's a good way to stay in shape. This race is for a great cause. United Way is a great organization." Andy Puck, Prin... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
United Way $100,000 shy of goal“We are that close”. That’s what Vicky Ducharme has to say about the United Wa
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
“We are that close”. That’s what Vicky Ducharme has to say about the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton’s 2017 campaign. “NOVA Chemicals and CF Industries just announced their final campaign figures, which have brought us to the 95 per cent mark of the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Marathon Classic donations eclipse $10 million markSerenity Farms, $25,000; Sylvania Area Family Services, $30,000; Tiffin Seneca
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
Serenity Farms, $25,000; Sylvania Area Family Services, $30,000; Tiffin Seneca Public Library, $3,532; Tiffin-Seneca United Way, $25,000; Together We Can Make A Difference, $25,000; Toledo Science Center (Imagination Station), $15,000; Toledo... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The force behind Orange County toy drive: 'I have a social responsibility' to helpand Voltron. A Darth Vader teddy bear sits near his desk. Weiss who also serve
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
and Voltron. A Darth Vader teddy bear sits near his desk. Weiss who also served as chairman of this year’s county employee United Way campaign, said he shops year-round for Christmas toys. He wants the holidays as magical for other children as... Read more
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Daily Journal
SJ family struggles after fire destroys homefurther assistance. The $1,300 the family received from the Red Cross was prov
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
further assistance. The $1,300 the family received from the Red Cross was provided to the agency by a grant from the United Way, said John Emge, regional executive director of United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Senior Center NEws, Dec. 15, 2017— Smoky beef brisket, potato wedges, vegetables, pudding Friday — Soup, salad
Havre Daily News / Posted yesterday
— Smoky beef brisket, potato wedges, vegetables, pudding Friday — Soup, salad bar, chef’s choice, dessert, milk The United Way of Hill County 2017 Campaign is here and the Meals on Wheels and Senior Volunteer Program will be a United Way... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
United Way needs youThe United Way Hastings and Prince Edward must raise more than one-third of its
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
The United Way Hastings and Prince Edward must raise more than one-third of its $1.97-million goal in the next two weeks — and about 75 local programs are counting on the generosity of those donors. “We are at 63 per cent of our goal – about $1.24... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
State awards $393K grant for county program; Money going to Mower County Healthy Families AmericaMower County WIC program, Mower County Social Services, the local school distri
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Mower County WIC program, Mower County Social Services, the local school district and Early Head Start. The United Way has played a significant role in funding the program through its grants. The new state grants are part of the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Police Can Put Signs On Properties That Tolerate Crime To Get Owners To Address ItShe was 93. The Dallas philanthropist was known for raising millions of dollars
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
She was 93. The Dallas philanthropist was known for raising millions of dollars for charities, like the Salvation Army and United Way. [KERA News] Christmas wish: An early morning fire this week destroyed toys gathered for donation by Dallas... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Siouxland Community Health Center CEO optimistic funding will be renewedstaff refer patients to Center for Siouxland. Through its prescription assistan
Sioux City Journal / Posted 2 days ago
staff refer patients to Center for Siouxland. Through its prescription assistance program, which is currently funded by United Way of Siouxland and Interfaith Resources, the nonprofit Sioux City human service agency issues vouchers to Siouxland... Read more
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SaukValley.com
She’s saying goodbye to director’s job, but not United WayUnited Way of Lee County Executive Director Jenny Koch recognizes volunteers wh
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
United Way of Lee County Executive Director Jenny Koch recognizes volunteers who made the annual celebration dinner possible April 2, 2016, at the Post House Ballroom in Dixon. Koch is stepping down at the end of next month after about 3 1/2 years on... Read more
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The Herald News
Senior happenings for week of Dec. 171-800-483-2500 or visit the website www.gatra.org • MED wheels - long distance
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
1-800-483-2500 or visit the website www.gatra.org • MED wheels - long distance medical transportation: funded through United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton for seniors and people with disabilities that are ADA eligible in Dighton, and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Burnette Business Leader of the YearCollege Foundation, president of both the Kiwanis Club of Statesboro and the Op
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
College Foundation, president of both the Kiwanis Club of Statesboro and the Optimist Club and division chairman for the United Way. He has been a board member for East Georgia Regional Medical Center, the Statesboro Police Foundation, Forest... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Schools receive Christmas donations after finding United Way funds were in jeopardyINDIANAPOLIS - More than 500 people who were looking for assistance through the
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS - More than 500 people who were looking for assistance through the United Way for Christmas have gotten help from other sources. Students and families from the Edison School of the Arts and the Thomas Gregg Neighborhood School partnered... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Tommy Toy Fund distribution has 'been a blast'and other items destined to sit under Christmas trees throughout the region. T
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
and other items destined to sit under Christmas trees throughout the region. The New London site, at the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center, saw a significant uptick in the number of children served this year, an increase that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Brantwood Children's Home celebrates milestoneis the only one of its kind in Montgomery, funded from the Alabama Department o
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
is the only one of its kind in Montgomery, funded from the Alabama Department of Human Resources, fundraisers and the United Way. Montgomery attorney Tom Methvin has been a mentor to Cornelius Ford for 12 years. Ford is 26 and doing well. "A... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
United Way Washington County collects $1.5M- short of $1.8M goalA local non-profit agency still needs your help to meet its fundraising campaig
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
A local non-profit agency still needs your help to meet its fundraising campaign goals for this year. The United Way of Washington County, Tennessee announced on Thursday that the community has donated more than $1.5 million. However, that is short... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Karen Crowshoe appointed to courtand Red Crow Community College, teaching native studies. Her volunteer and com
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 2 days ago
and Red Crow Community College, teaching native studies. Her volunteer and community work includes mentorship with the United Way, as well as serving on the board for the Piikani Youth and Education Foundation. Initially screened by the... Read more
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The News-Herald
United Way of Lake County’s Women’s Leadership Council raises $26,709dine during the Dec. 7 event at the American-Croatian Lodge in Eastlake. (Court
The News-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
dine during the Dec. 7 event at the American-Croatian Lodge in Eastlake. (Courtesy of photographer of Kat Kurkov) United Way of Lake County’s Women’s Leadership Council raised a record $26,709 at its recent sixth annual Women’s Winterfest... Read more
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