Monthly Archives: September 2014

Help Spread the Word on Issue 4

As Cleveland gears up to showcase our great city for the 2016 Republican National Convention, there’s a great deal of media attention about completing major capital improvement projects around town — such as the makeover of Public Square. There’s another … Continue reading

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Fall Ball: Uniquely Cleveland (and a love story)

I recently met Lo, a young professional from American Greetings. I mentioned working at United Way and her face immediately lit up! Here’s why: It was last October. A friend of Lo’s had plans to attend United Way Young Leaders’ Fall Ball … Continue reading

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United Way Helps Reduce Domestic Violence

Domestic violence. Sexual assault. Trauma. Abuse. Maybe you rarely think about these forms of violence or perhaps you’re intimately familiar with violence and the impact it has in the lives of women, kids and families every day. Either way, you … Continue reading

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United Way’s nontraditional pancake flip was terrific, awesome and impressive

We still flipped pancakes! But, this year our Campaign Kickoff and Pancake Flip was different. On August 28, United Way launched the campaign by flipping and serving pancake breakfasts to 8,500 scholars in 17 Cleveland schools. Hosting our kickoff at … Continue reading

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