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Thursday, April 25, 2019
Final Notes from David: The Evolution of Community Schools This is the second blog in a three-part series, crafted from interviews with United Way of…
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Volunteer. It’s Good for Your Health. We’ve long heard the health benefits that naturally flow out of sharing our time to help one another. Whether…
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
This is the first in a series of blogs, crafted from interviews with David in his final days as president and CEO of United Way of Asheville and…
Monday, April 1, 2019
The news isn’t good. Only 12 percent of the city’s African-American students in grades three to eight score as “proficient” or higher on end-of-…
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
It is no small thing to do a kindness for another. Each of you in this room has done this time and time again. You’ve made your own gifts of time and…
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
The following was a speech made by our NC 2-1-1 Call Center Director, Marla Browne, at our annual Live United Celebration.     (click image for…
Monday, March 25, 2019
Celebrating Women’s History Month + the work of Women United in Asheville and Buncombe County What began as a national celebration in 1981, has…
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
It’s Publix Appreciation Day! As Western North Carolina welcomes its third Publix location this month, we’re excited to share gratitude for their…