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Introducing the 2019 United Way Young Leaders Awards Winners

February 7, 2019

More than two months ago, we asked our community to nominate standout young professionals making a difference across the Charlotte region for United Way’s inaugural…

Career Advice Every Young Professional Can Follow

January 30, 2019

Young professionals have been key in developing the community we call home – sharing their voices and collaborating on philanthropic, volunteer and leadership initiatives.  …

More than 1,200 Volunteers Assist Community at United Way MLK Call to Service

January 21, 2019

The cold, rainy weather didn’t stop Laila Sudler, 10, from finding a way to showcase her creativity while getting out of her house to volunteer…

Learning to Build a Culture of Equity and Inclusion with Tutor Charlotte

January 18, 2019

Diversity is one of the greatest strengths in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) and in our community. CMS serves students from more than 160 countries, bringing a…

How United Way Can Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 18, 2018

For many people, New Year’s resolutions are an opportunity to resolve to make changes, accomplish goals and improve lives.   Need a little inspiration for…

What Makes a Neighborhood Healthy?

October 29, 2018

Healthy children and families. Thriving economic conditions. Quality education options. It’s all these things and more that give a community the power to shine.  …

Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

October 23, 2018

Grow your heart three sizes this holiday season by giving back and spreading cheer to those who need it most in our community.   From…

How Giving Back is Good for Your Health

October 2, 2018

What’s a great way to help ensure healthy, active and independent living throughout life? Volunteering!   That’s right – volunteering is closely tied to good…

Volunteers roll up sleeves for Mooresville-Lake Norman Days of Caring

October 1, 2018

More than 175 volunteers took the opportunity to roll up their sleeves and work together Sept. 22-25 to make an impact in our community during…

Anson County Day of Caring Unites Volunteers to Serve Neighbors in Need

September 27, 2018

A total of 200 volunteers united on Saturday, Sept. 22 to help neighbors in need as part of United Way of Central Carolinas’ Anson County…