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RISE Partnership Announces First Cohort of Grantees

15 area organizations have been selected to participate in the RISE Partnership’s initial “Implementation” phase. The groups were announced on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at...

Eagles share good character playbook with Vineland students

Deborah Marko, Vineland Daily Journal Published 10:03 p.m. ET Oct. 22, 2018 | Updated 10:48 p.m. ET Oct. 22, 2018 VINELAND – Character education lessons usually...

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...

With transformational giving, donors help people get a slice of the pie

by Jane M. Von Bergen, For the Inquirer, Posted: September 21, 2018 When it comes to “transformational gifts,” some multimillion-dollar donors underwrite a building, or a research...

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...

Letter to the Editor: A vital hunger-fighting program for local families

The Reporter, Sep 21, 2018 Back to school season is upon us, and parents everywhere are checking all the necessary supplies off their children’s list—pencils, crayons,...

Helping Kids Succeed With Backpack-a-Thon

As summer comes to an end and kids head back to school, the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and Cradles to...

Schools Partner With Children’s Hospital for Telehealth Visits

A trip to the nurse’s office connected 13-year-old Kayla to a doctor without leaving school, thanks to a pilot school-telehealth program.  Children’s Hospital Association, August...

Home visits from education experts are improving outcomes for Philly kids in poverty

Home visits from education experts are improving outcomes for Philly kids in poverty

Help Kids Afford School Essentials With One Text

John Emge, the vice president and regional executive director for the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, sat down with NBC10’s Erin...

Meet the 2018 graduates of this leadership program for Black nonprofit execs

Meet the 2018 graduates of this leadership program for Black nonprofit execs

Bucks-Mont Collaborative round table discusses “Preventing Early Childhood Trauma”

By Bob Keeler, , @bybobkeeler on Twitter POSTED: 07/24/18, 12:34 PM EDT NORTH WALES >> Representatives of about 40 Bucks and Montgomery County social services, government and educational organizations...

Supporting Our Schools: What Is It and How Can I Help?

Published at 11:49 PM EDT on Jul 21, 2018 By NBC10 Staff Too often students and teachers are forced to put the brakes on learning because...

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...

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...