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Apr 28, 2016, 15:26 ET Philadelphia African American Leadership Forum Unveils Research on African American-Led Nonprofits

The Philadelphia African American Leadership Forum (PAALF) has released a research report entitled How African American-Led Organizations Differ...


Mar 21, 2016, 13:25 ET United Way Launches Give Local Greater Philly - Part of the Only 24-hour Nationwide Crowdfunding Event Dedicated to Community Giving

 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) is launching Give Local Greater Philly by partnering with local...


Mar 02, 2016, 15:49 ET Jami McKeon of Morgan Lewis Named 2016 United Way Women's Leadership Initiative Honoree

Jami McKeon, partner and global chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, will be presented with the 2016 Women's Leadership Initiative Award...


Feb 01, 2016, 14:42 ET United Way and the Campaign for Working Families Kick Off Tax Season

 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) and the Campaign for Working Families (CWF) kicked off the 2016 tax...


Dec 16, 2015, 16:00 ET New Casey Foundation Investment in Philadelphia Aims to Improve Job Prospects for Young Adults

The following is being released by United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey: The Annie E. Casey Foundation announced today that...


Dec 16, 2015, 16:00 ET New Casey Foundation Investment in Philadelphia Aims to Improve Job Prospects for Young Adults

The following is being released by United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey: The Annie E. Casey Foundation announced today that...


Nov 04, 2015, 12:44 ET United Way Appoints 10 Members to Regional Board of Directors

 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) has appointed 10 members to its regional Board of Directors. "We're...


Jun 16, 2015, 10:55 ET United Way and Partners Return $41 Million to Local Taxpayers

In the 2015 tax season, more than $41 million was returned to taxpayers in our region because of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program...


Mar 11, 2015, 10:32 ET United Way Announces New Regional Leadership Structure in Southern New Jersey

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) today announced a new leadership structure in Southern New Jersey designed to...


Mar 02, 2015, 11:00 ET Independence Blue Cross executive Lorina Marshall-Blake Named 2015 United Way Women's Initiative Honoree

 Lorina Marshall-Blake, president of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation and vice president of Community Affairs for Independence Blue...