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Category: United Way

Stronger Nonprofit Sector, Stronger Communities

A resource center is so much more than just an information hub—it’s a bridge between our neighbors in need and the supports and services that...

GPCVC Playbook: Local Impact, Global Change

What does it take to achieve a better tomorrow, in our community and globally? In our interconnected world, achieving global goals, like ending poverty, requires...

United Way Makes Holiday Volunteering Easy

Kimberly Kerr, SNJ Today PENNSAUKEN, N.J. – This time of year is full of festive fun and gift-giving. But one local organization is spotlighting the importance...

Volunteers pitch in for United Way Day of Caring

More than 100 volunteers pitched in to help the United Way in North Penn. Bucks County Courier Times, 12/4/17 More than 100 corporate and community...

Hunger in Philadelphia increases while declining nationwide

DECEMBER 1, 2017 — 2:55 PM EST, Alfred Lubrano, Philly.com Hunger hurts. Some nights, Melanie Hudson lies in bed and prays for sleep to overtake...

Changes to charitable deduction will hurt Pa. and N.J. nonprofits

NOVEMBER 27, 2017 — 2:00 PM EST by Mike DiCandilo and Pedro Ramos This is a critical time for our nonprofit community, as lawmakers consider...

What’s age got to do with it? Tips for bridging the workplace generation gap

By Mike DiCandilo  –  Guest Columnist, Philadelphia Business Journal Nov 27, 2017, 12:31pm EST For the first time in the history of the modern workplace, workforce demographics...

Lessons learned: Hiring ex-offenders pays off, but the workers need help

Lessons learned: Hiring ex-offenders pays off, but the workers need help By Jane M. Von Bergen, Philly.com NOVEMBER 27, 2017 — 7:25 AM EST One...

Weekend Picks: Thanksgiving Edition

POSTED 9:00 AM, NOVEMBER 23, 2017, BY CHANDLER LUTZ So you’re full from your Thanksgiving feast but still have the whole weekend ahead… what do you...

Letter: Help in difficult times is just 3 digits away

Letter: Help in difficult times is just 3 digits away For most of us, the holidays are a time of joy, when gratitude, gifts and...

Fighting for Our Region: Putting a Stake in the Ground to End Poverty

The picture of poverty is uncomfortable and complex but very real for far too many in our region. It’s more than worrying how to pay...

PJM Honored With United Way Impact Award For Charitable Giving And Volunteerism

PJM Honored With United Way Impact Award For Charitable Giving And Volunteerism VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — PJM Interconnection, operator of the nation’s largest power...