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Perhaps you think the over 6,000+ calls NC 2-1-1 received this year for housing expense assistance all received the same list of resources. Actually, every caller we speak to receives referrals... Read More
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 3:06pm
< CONTINUED FROM PART 1 5. Lessons Learned by United Way Fathers There are studies about the importance of parents' impact on the well-being of their children. Cognitive ability, educational... Read More
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 2:05pm
It's been quite a year! As the end of 2014 gets ever closer, we'd like to take a look at the blog posts you visited the most this year. From celebrating milestones to personal insights to issues that... Read More
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 1:38pm
by David Presley Over the years, Hands On Asheville-Buncombe has seen some amazing volunteers come through our doors. Hands On is the volunteer center of United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County.... Read More
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 12:35pm
Kay Manley was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. She has been an educator for most of her career, working with preschoolers to adults, and retired from A-B Tech after 20 years of service. She sees... Read More
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:05pm
< CONTINUED FROM PART 1 6. GradNation Summit Announcment Leaders from the education and nonprofit sectors, as well as those from the community as a whole, joined us on November 14 for an... Read More
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 2:58pm
Time flies for those who LIVE UNITED! As we approach the end of 2014, we'd like to take a look back at the ways you give, advocate and volunteer. Your relationship with United Way of Asheville and... Read More
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 2:37pm
Ben Greenberg is an Associate at Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham, LLP. He also serves on the Executive Committee of Highlands Circle, a network of passionate young professionals looking to change... Read More
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:40am
It’s embarrassing I haven’t thought of this before…it is such an important thing to understand. United Way staff members were asked to think about and share their own story of why they “Live United... Read More
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 12:17pm
Lucy Rountree was born in Cullowhee and spent a lot of time in Asheville while growing up. She went to college at Auburn University, but after spending her summers out west, she missed the mountains... Read More
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 11:13am