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Nothing says the 4th of July like fireworks, BBQ, hometown parades and tax credits for military families.

The summer after I graduated college, I road tripped the U.S. and found myself in Victor, Idaho on the 4th of...

posted at: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 1:22pm

Each year on and around June 21, communities around the world come together to harness the volunteer spirit and improve the conditions in which they live.

This year, thousands of people in more than 240 communities—from Macon, Georgia to...

posted at: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:57am

Each year on and around June 21, communities around the world come together to harness the volunteer spirit and improve the conditions in which they live.

This year, thousands of people in more than 240 communities--from Macon, Georgia to...

posted at: Monday, June 29, 2015 - 1:23pm

Starting the day with a healthy breakfast helps with school performance.  And so, one Saturday last month United Way Silicon Valley (San Jose, CA) rallied volunteers to assemble 'Healthy Snack...

posted at: Monday, June 29, 2015 - 5:30am

Each year on and around June 21, communities around the world come together to harness the volunteer spirit and improve the conditions in which they live.

This year, thousands of people in more than 240 communities—from Macon, Georgia to...

posted at: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 4:46pm

For United Way Day of Action, Staples employee volunteers across the U.S. and in Canada will create more than 1,200 “literacy kits” to help boost early grade level...

posted at: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 5:30am

United Way Day of Action was just two days ago, but already the news about amazing volunteer work is streaming in from around the U.S. and the world....

posted at: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 5:30am

Each year on June 21, United Ways around the world invite their communities to improve the conditions in which they live by volunteering with United Way. The goal of...

posted at: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 5:30am

When you think of kids in the summertime, what comes to mind? Running through the sprinklers? Having fun at the playground, maybe going down the…slide?

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What’s summer slide?

It’s called summer...

posted at: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 4:31pm

More than 60 United Way leaders are advocating on Capitol Hill today to press Congress to create opportunities for working families through critical public policies.

The United Way leaders – from big cities and small towns across America...

posted at: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 5:30am

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