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Working to Prevent Youth Suicide in Chester County
At a football game, two Coatesville School District administrators noticed a student looked sullen and not like herself.  They pulled the student aside and asked how she was doing. “Not well,” she replied.  They continued to talk to her, discovering...
posted:: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 3:20pm
United Way Recognizes the Enthusiasm and Dedication of Chester County Businesses
United Way of Chester County recently honored local businesses and community partners for their enthusiasm and dedication to its mission to fight for the health, education, and financial independence of each person in Chester County. More than 160...
posted:: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 11:48am
How a United Way Grant is Preparing Youth for the Workforce
Take on a new challenge, earn some extra spending money, experience the “working world” and make new friends. These were a local mother’s summer goals for her teenage son Aaron. When he was one of the 40 teenagers selected for the ServiceCorps...
posted:: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:08am
Classroom and Prep Station Volunteers Needed
Preschool classroom volunteers are needed to help Chester County’s youngest students achieve academic success. Additional volunteers are also needed to assist with copying, activity preparation, laminating, and other tasks at the teacher’s prep...
posted:: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 1:21pm
EXPERIENCE ‘HUMANIZING HOMELESSNESS’ DISPLAY AT GAWTHROP GREENWOOD IN WEST CHESTER
June 12, 2017 – West Chester, PA – Beginning June 12th and running through June 23rd, the Humanizing Homelessness in Chester County photo display will be available to view at Gawthrop Greenwood, LLC, located at 17 East Gay Street in West Chester....
posted:: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 1:57pm
UWCC SHATTERS GOAL FOR 3RD ANNUAL PB&J FOR UNITED WAY DRIVE
June 2, 2017 – West Chester, PA – Two years ago, United Way of Chester County approached the Chester County Food Bank to see if there was a need that was going unmet. They mentioned that many kids in Chester County who received a subsidized school...
posted:: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 1:55pm
UWCC'S ANNUAL FINANCIAL STABILITY FORUM CONNECTS PARTNERS, ADDRESSES UNEMPLOYMENT
United Way of Chester County hosted its fifth annual financial stability forum, connecting representatives from ten legislative offices alongside twenty-six non-profit and government agencies, at the Chester County Intermediate Unit in Downingtown....
posted:: Monday, March 13, 2017 - 3:02pm
UWCC SEEKS VOLUNTEERS TO HELP FAMILIES STAY ON TRACK, ACHIEVE FINANCIAL GOALS
February 14, 2017 – West Chester, PA – United Way of Chester County and the Chester County Intermediate Unit have teamed up with Clarifi®, a nonprofit organization devoted to lifelong financial literacy, to roll out a free financial boot camp for...
posted:: Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:25pm
UWCC DOUBLES ITS FUNDRAISING EFFORTS WITH DUELING PIANOS SHOW
Live United in Music Event Raises Over $57,000 for United Way’s Financial Stability Center January 12, 2017 – West Chester, PA – United Way of Chester County kicked off the 2016 campaign with their fourth annual Live United in Music concert,...
posted:: Monday, January 23, 2017 - 8:32am
UWCC KICKS OFF 2016-2017 CAMPAIGN WITH AWARDS CEREMONY
United Way of Chester County welcomed in the 2016 fundraising season with a special luncheon at Penn Oaks Golf Club on Thursday, September 15th, honoring last year’s employee giving campaign leaders. Citadel was awarded the Spirit of Chester County...
posted:: Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 3:11pm

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