| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:15 PM
Chastity Corbett has been trying to bring a Lupus Foundation of America walk to her hometown of Newport News ever since 2005 when she was diagnosed with the disease.
This summer, 10 years later, she will see her goal accomplished when the Lupus...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 9:10 AM
Federal taxpayers with a 2014 household income of $60,000 or less are eligible for free income tax preparation services offered by the United Way of Palm Beach County beginning Tuesday.
The non-profit agency has partnered with the IRS to provide the...
| 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 17, 2015
Nearly 1.2 million Floridians have selected a plan in the federal health-insurance marketplace or have been automatically re-enrolled since the open-enrollment period began Nov. 15, according to the latest numbers released by the government.
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:00 PM
For Naperville resident Carrie Buddingh, the moment to shine has already arrived at the age of just 33. Buddingh was selected one of 15 local executives honored at the 17th annual Influential Women In Business Awards event early in November at NIU...
| 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...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Healthy heart diet class
Porter Health Care System will offer a free class on healthy heart diets on Dec. 16, according to a release from the health care provider.
The class will provide an understanding on how to read food labels and choose heart-...
| 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 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...