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Employees said they didn’t give the shipping giant permission to divert their pay to the United Way.
One of the largest nonprofits in the country says it’s in the clear when it comes to sexual harassment allegations. Its own documents show otherwise.
As the decision to reopen schools has felt driven more by politics than by science, parents are left to determine whether or not their children will be safe. For low-income or single parents or parents of a child with a disability, the decision is even harder.
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United Way Worldwide is officially sanctioning a yearlong raffle in rural Otero County, New Mexico -- with full knowledge that this fundraiser will distribute over a hundred deadly firearms into New Mexican communities already ravaged by gun violence.
The affordable housing itself should significantly reduce the rate of shelter use, and access to regular and preventive healthcare
Social determinants of health (SDOH), as identified by the CDC, are conditions in the places where people live, learn, work, and play that affect a wide range of health risks and outcomes.
Eight years ago, a group of dedicated, passionate women in Milwaukee dreamed big about how they could change the odds for
Commissioner Barbara Jordan echoed his point with even more vivid examples. "We have to take small steps to help members
The IRS took five years to review the Crossroads GPS application for nonprofit social welfare status. This seems very odd since most Americans would need only five minutes to determine that such a group is about politics, not social welfare.
On November 12, 2015, the St.Tammany Parish School Board (Louisiana) voted unanimously to discontinue its employee payroll deduction campaign for the United Way. Included in the concern that United Way had become "too political" was the national organization's decision to actively promote the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Prior to the introduction of the Greenwich Juvenile Review Board (JRB) in late 2008, every arrest in Greenwich, Connecticut was processed and sent directly to court.
When Estefania first came to Lincoln Elementary School in Lehigh Valley, PA, she struggled to speak English and to participate in school. But now, she's an enthusiastic, engaged student who's taken on leadership roles and mentoring younger students.
Several global humanitarian efforts -- including the fight against AIDS, ending domestic violence and helping children access
A long list of star supporters will be featured in the bits, including Reese Witherspoon, Paul Rudd, Christina Aguilera, Will
Letting go of things is never as easy as decluttering experts say it's going to be. But when you've reach the point where
Despite the increase in access to education in the region, nearly 29 million primary school aged children were out of school -- accounting for over half of out-of-school youth around the world.
Through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), volunteers become IRS-certified tax preparers and provide qualifying individuals and families with free, accurate assistance in filing federal tax returns. Fortunately, Congress has a history of supporting this successful public-private partnership.
Even with these improvements, one in five students is still not graduating on time, and the graduation rate remains 13.4 percentage points lower for black and Hispanic students than for white students.
You've probably heard of United Way. In fact, most people in the U.S. are aware of United Way's work. And when you think of them, "cutting edge" may not be the first phrase that comes to mind.