Author Archives: Dan Hinman

About Dan Hinman

Dan Hinman currently works as the Income Program Associate for the United Way of Greater Cleveland. His work focuses on workforce development, housing, and financial empowerment issues in Cuyahoga County. Before joining the team at UWGC Dan worked for Cleveland Neighborhood Progress as the Placemaking Program Assistant where he worked on stabilizing neighborhoods after the foreclosure crisis and recession. Born and raised in New England, Dan moved to Ohio as soon as he could and now lives in Cleveland with his wife (a native Clevelander). In his spare time Dan enjoys learning how people create, use, and take common ownership of public space and fixing their 100+ year old home.

A single focus: How education, income and health work together

United Way focuses our work on Education, Income and Health. But what exactly do these areas encompass, how are they defined and how do they work together? I work in the Income area, so I see everything through that lens; … Continue reading

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Saving for a rainy day

April is National Financial Capability Month and recently President Barack Obama stressed the importance of financial education in the classroom. Statistics show 25.4 percent of Americans aren’t prepared to cover three months of their basic living expenses – housing, bills … Continue reading

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