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United Way helps agencies in region fight poverty, say Mark Giannantonio and Thomas J. Merighi Jr.

Mark Giannantonio, Thomas J. Merighi Jr. For The Press of Atlantic City, Jan 9, 2018 Each year, Advocates for Children of New Jersey issues the...

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...

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...

How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader By Pamela Paul and Maria Russo — New York Times From the moment you’re expecting your first child, you are...

Study: People Happier When They Give

Study: People Happier When They Give – Andy Segedin, The Nonprofit Times Front-line fundraisers can stop holding their breath and crossing their fingers. Donors really...

Preschool’s hidden value may be in combating poverty

Preschool’s hidden value may be in combating poverty – Jill Barshay, The Hechinger Report It’s been hard to prove that attending preschool makes a difference...

J. Gordon Cooney, Jr. to lead United Way’s Regional Board

  Philadelphia, August 24, 2017 – J. Gordon Cooney, Jr., leader of the global litigation practice at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, has been named...

This leadership program for African American nonprofit leaders graduated its first cohort

It’s a five-month professional development series supported by United Way, the Urban League and the Nonprofit Executive Leadership Institute at Bryn Mawr College. This leadership...