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Category: United Way

It isn’t up to someone else

Can we get real about something? Poverty is a problem. It’s pervasive. And it isn’t up to someone else to solve it – none of...

When life happens, United Way bridges the gap

A job that pays the bills. Food on the table. A place to call home. For most of us, we have what we need. We...

Instead of blaming government for Philly’s poverty problems, we must band together | Opinion

Posted: September 28, 2018 – 6:00 AM Bill Golderer, For the Inquirer I know I am not alone in sharing my deep disappointment in the U.S. Census...

As agencies work together, future looks bright for Philly’s corporate giving

by Jane M. Von Bergen, For the Inquirer, Posted: September 21, 2018 Laura Otten has Pittsburgh envy. That’s how the director of La Salle University’s Nonprofit Center would...

Honoring Legacies of Impact: Gerry Lenfest and Jeremy Nowak

If there is one thing that we have learned from Jeremy Nowak and H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest, two of our most respected and essential civic leaders...

How to Write Your Philanthropic Story

By guest blogger Debbie Davies, Women United Charter Member, Former CEO of the Arc of Atlantic County How to Write Your Philanthropic Story This past June...

Q&A: United Way’s Bill Golderer

The president and CEO of the organization’s Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey chapter discusses tackling intergenerational poverty. By Lisa Dukart, Main Line Today Originally...

Thank You to Our 2017-18 Annual Awards Honorees

One of the great privileges of my job is having the opportunity to personally thank so many of our region’s most committed and generous United...

76ers, Virtua, United Way team up to beautify Camden school

76ers, Virtua, United Way team up to beautify Camden school CAMDEN – Principal Lana Murray had tears in her eyes as she thanked over 150...

I Love My Job: United Way CEO Bill Golderer Sets the Record Straight on Poverty in Philly

The leader behind Broad Street Ministry, Rooster Soup Co. and more talks about his calling with the United Way. by FABIOLA CINEAS 6/15/2018, 2:37 p.m.   Bill...

United Way honors county businesses, individuals for philanthropy

POSTED: 06/13/18, 12:05 PM EDT SPRINGFIELD >> United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) honored several volunteers, donors and corporate partners during the...

Nicki Minaj, Post Malone, Meek Mill Lead 2018 Made in America Fest

Proceeds from the festival will benefit the ACLU of Pennsylvania as well as United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. By Daniel Kreps,...