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This National Call-In Day, Stand Up for SNAP!

Imagine you’re a single mom making minimum wage, a senior citizen living on a fixed income, or a disabled veteran living alone. Life is a...

Your most important to-do this week.

An invitation can be powerful. It opens doors, makes connections and creates a sense of belonging that relationships and communities need to thrive. Before I...

Difference makers, game-changers and hand raisers step up to the mic at StorySlam

We’re gearing up to celebrate National Volunteer Week next week, and with it comes one of our most inspiring events of the year: our Greater...

Is Philadelphia a Leader in Business? Yes, but there’s more for us to do.

It’s clear that Philly is on a roll. From state-of-the-art development popping up in our skyline, to not one but TWO national championships, there’s a...

Tax Tips for All Stages of Life

The ringing of wedding bells. The cries of a new baby. The turn of a key into a first home. Like any big life change,...

Remembering a Local Leader: Scott Zauber

Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts. It’s about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve...

Meet Mindy! This Year’s Women United Gala Honoree

Get to know the Women United Gala Honoree, Mindy Holman On Wednesday, March 21, United Way’s Women United celebrates the philanthropic work and leadership of...

Tax Preparation Done Right with United Way

Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” and tax season is in full swing!...

4 Ways 2-1-1 Can Make Your Life Easier

Sometimes, you just don’t know where to turn for answers: I want to send my son to summer camp, but I don’t know what my...

Philly’s New Workforce Strategy: What Makes this One Different, and Why We’re On-Board

With a population on the rise, the job market expanding and economic development increasing, Philadelphia is in the midst of transformation. And while a good...

Daphne Owen, Next Generation Leader Award Honoree

Late one night in 2014, Daphne Owen was on a red-eye to Chicago when she heard someone scream. The plane had been in the air...

A Leader with Vision: Bill Golderer is our next President and CEO

Today, we took another critical step in our fight to end poverty in our region. We appointed Bill Golderer to lead our United Way as...

Read to Succeed: Supporting Students from Chapter One

Just how important is the ability to read on grade level by the end of third grade? The reality is that reading success at the...

GPCVC Members Honored at first Annual Member Awards + Celebration

Every day, volunteers strengthen our local communities. Whether painting the hallways of schools, helping young families file their taxes or offering their time and leadership...

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...