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Friday, April 11, 2014
By Monet Borione, Imagination Library Coordinator, United Way of Western Connecticut I grew up loving to read. As a four year old, I loathed the idea of going to bed for fear I would miss something... Read More >>
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
By Kim Morgan, CEO, United Way of Western Connecticut The latest generation of college graduates are reporting that they are willing to sacrifice an average of 14.4 percent of their expected salaries... Read More >>
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
By Alecia Andrews, Vice President of Health, United Way of Western Connecticut “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Do you remember the who, what, where and... Read More >>
Monday, March 17, 2014
by Alecia Andrews, Vice President of Health, United Way of Western Connecticut The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines lifestyle as ‘a particular way of living: the way a person lives or a group... Read More >>
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
By Jennifer Hallissey, Vice President of Education, United Way of Western Connecticut Children begin learning at birth and extensive research has proven that the early years – those before... Read More >>
Thursday, January 9, 2014
By Karen Mello, Director of Financial Stability, United Way of Western Connecticut Have you ever made a New Year’s resolution and not been able to keep it? I certainly have. In fact, 45% of... Read More >>
Friday, December 20, 2013
By Karen Mello, Director of Financial Stability, United Way of Western Connecticut It's the holiday season, and during this time of year we are compelled to give to those less fortunate, especially... Read More >>
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Change...It is a time of change...Sometimes it can be good, and sometimes it is not, but it is almost always stressful. Let me start by telling you my story,Ten years ago my boyfriend and I decided... Read More >>
Thursday, March 21, 2013
By Kim Morgan, Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Western Connecticut Recently, I had the tremendous honor to welcome former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani to Newtown as part of the Symposium... Read More >>
Monday, March 11, 2013
Editorial by Kim Morgan, United Way of Western Connecticut CEO: The principal of Columbine High School, Frank DeAngelis, has been in a number of car accidents over the last 13 years – many... Read More >>