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You read that blog title right. Since January of 2014, Monika, our team mate and friend, handled more than 20,000 INCOMING phone calls in her role as an information and referral specialist for NC 2-1... Read More
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 2:50pm
Jayme Davis of Big Brothers Big Sisters of WNC is a bit of a rockstar for a lot of reasons, but today it's because of a project she's doing out at Erwin Middle school with a group of 7th grade girls... Read More
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 12:11pm
Our partners at Owen Middle School  are holding their annual Holiday Craft Fair which features local artists and supports the middle school itself. It's a win/win for you, local artists and local... Read More
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:29am
  Happy Thanksgiving During this season of Thanksgiving, we would like to thank our donors, volunteers and partners for all they do to improve the lives of individuals living in our communities. It... Read More
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:38am
The work we are doing, building Community Schools in partnership with the members of the Asheville Buncombe Middle Grades Network is starting to pay off: Knowing when students fall off track and... Read More
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:59pm
A story from Homeward Bound's newsletter: Wesley’s mother Tammy got pregnant at 16 and was totally unprepared to be a parent. His father was an alcoholic and not present for most of Wesley’s life.... Read More
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 9:22am
Do you know how it is when you’ve got a REALLY complicated project? You know, the kind of project that has so many moving parts and so many people involved that it takes months of planning and a... Read More
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 1:24pm
Over the past 15 years or so I've been a sporadic, yet regular client of OnTrack Financial Education. I've taken advantage of their one on one financial counseling services when I was laid off and... Read More
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 2:54pm
As one of the newest staff members here at United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County, I was told about Days of Impact when I first came on board and had been looking forward to the two-day... Read More
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:57pm
Strong women making a difference — both in and out of the workplace — help to form the bedrock of our community. As such, we think it appropriate to highlight these women for the spectacular work... Read More
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 9:35am