RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

United Way

A collection of news and information related to United Way published by this site and its partners.

Top United Way Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Poverty growing among L.A. County veterans, study finds

     
    Thousands of veterans in Los Angeles County are falling into poverty and unemployment, according to research commissioned by United Way of Greater Los Angeles, which issued a call to action Friday to better address the needs of returning service members.....
  • Allentown Symphony Hall to be renamed for family's support through its history

     
    On June 2, 1959, Lehigh Valley philanthropists Donald and Samuel Miller pitched an idea to the fledgling Allentown Symphony Association that would save a popular building from destruction and create a venue that for the next six decades would host......
  • Kobe Bryant leads thousands in walk to end homelessness

     
    Kobe Bryant leads thousands in walk to end homelessness...
  • Wednesday Morning Coffee: PA lawmaker soliciting donations for imprisoned predecessor.

     
    Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. It's all happened to all of us: You're stopped at an intersection and some well-scrubbed, cherub-faced Penn State undergraduate pops up at your driver side window and waves an empty soup can at you. "Donate......
  • About Jennifer O'Flannery Anderson

    About Jennifer O'Flannery Anderson
    Jennifer O’Flannery Anderson is vice president for community engagement and executive director of the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Foundation. She returned to her alma mater in December 2011 to head the university's new office of community...
  • Gov. Rick Scott talks to News 13; WFTV focuses on Osceola County

     
    Gov. Rick Scott talks to the media Thursday in Miami. Photo credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED: In local public-affairs programming this weekend: ***Gov. Rick Scott is a guest on “Political Connections,” which airs at...
  • Lake school district recieves grant to fund hotel stays for homeless families

     
    Lake County School officials will have a bit of extra cash this year to help out needy families who have no place to call home. Just a few weeks ago the the school district for the first time received a $4,500 grant from the United Way of Lake and...
  • Task force projects 50,000 more homeless in L.A. County by 2016

    Task force projects 50,000 more homeless in L.A. County by 2016
    A business group said Friday that 53,000 people, including 33,000 veterans, will join Los Angeles County's homeless ranks by 2016, the deadline the group had set to get former soldiers and chronic transients off the streets for good. The grim projection...
  • John A. Scott

    John A. Scott Rear Admiral John A. Scott, U.S. Navy (ret.) passed away on Wednesday, July 10 in Irvine, California.  A native of Northern Ireland, Rear Admiral Scott was born on February 7, 1920 the son of William and Lily Scott.  He graduated from San...
  • Van takes free meals for kids into city neighborhoods

    Van takes free meals for kids into city neighborhoods
    It's 4 p.m. when the mobile meals van pulls up to a patch of pavement behind the library at Pennsylvania and North avenues. The cardboard boxes it brings — filled with chicken sandwiches, milk and snacks — may be the first food some children...
  • Getting To Closure On Sandy Hook Fund

    The Sandy Hook Support Fund imbroglio serves as a lesson no town should ever have to learn: how to handle the millions of dollars that flow in from kindhearted people after a mass tragedy. Well-meaning local leaders are at odds with grieving families of...