| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:17 AM
Sanofi Pasteur's United Way contribution sets company record
Sanofi Pasteur recently announced the highest fundraising total in the history of the company's United Way annual campaign which will be given to the United Way of Monroe County.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 7:32 PM
Twenty-fifteen was launched with style on the Orange Coast. Hostess Elizabeth An and husband Gordon Clune welcomed some 300 guests in sparkling New Year's Eve attire to a very special party at AnQi, South Coast Plaza.
Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Champagne...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:54 AM
When our local United Way's president, David Lewis, asked my wife and me to be the 2014 Campaign co-chairs, we didn't hesitate to say yes. Kim and I have always supported the mission of United Way — to improve the lives and conditions of all.
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It was a strange number ringing my cell phone a couple months ago that I hadn’t seen before. As I was loading my youth soccer player and his backpack full of gear into the car after practice, I was tempted to let the call go to voicemail, but...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:58 AM
At a recent meeting of the state's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, the mother of one of the 20 children killed two years ago said trying to get help has been at best confusing, and at worst impossible, for many families.
"It is absolutely...
| Dec 18, 2014
A mighty volunteer army, more than 600 strong, began gathering in the dawn hours at Fort Lauderdale's Osswald Park on a recent Friday even as the rain came down on the staging area roof.
The volunteers, assembled by United Way of Broward County and...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Florida high school students and their families can now get text message reminders about important registration deadlines at 14 Florida schools.
The new "Going to College" program is an effort to help students and parents stay on target for a college...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:05 AM
E. Ann McGee, Seminole State College, was appointed chair, and David Fuller, SunTrust Bank Central Florida, was appointed vice chair of the Heart of Florida United Way Orlando board of directors. Sean DeMartino, Balfour Beatty Construction, joined the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Webster Bank named two new regional presidents Monday for the Hartford and Waterbury areas, both now leading business banking units at the Waterbury-based lender.
Timothy Bergstrom, 46, will assume the role of regional president for the Hartford area....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Jane Garrard, Tupperware Brands Corp. (retired), was appointed treasurer and John Pisan, Wells Fargo Wealth Management Group, was appointed secretary of the Heart of Florida United Way Orlando board of directors.
Alexandre M. Mestdagh, Mestdagh & Wall...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:20 AM
BASF increased its employee contributions to the United Way campaign by 10 percent over last year.
Sixteen United Way agencies will receive a portion of the $23,585 raised by BASF to support community programs in Suffolk, Franklin, Smithfield and the...