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Summer Slide Childrens Book Drive

2018 Summer Slide Book Drive

Monday Mar 19th, 2018

Got children's books? Help kids beat the summer slide. Studies show that access to books during the summer prevents a drastic loss in reading skills - especially for kids in need. All books will be dispersed to United Way’s partner elementary and middle schools throughout Erie County.

Little Engine That Could Play

The Little Engine That Could – a musical adaptation of the popular Imagination Library book at the Erie Playhouse

Thursday Mar 8th, 2018

I THINK I CAN, I THINK CAN 

The Erie Playhouse Youtheatre PLAYtime project, in partnership with United Way of Erie County’s Imagination Library is happy to present FREE family-friendly performances of The Little Engine that Could.

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2017 Impact Report Published

Wednesday Feb 7th, 2018

United Way of Erie County's 2017 Impact Report is now available.  Download a copy

 

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A message to the Erie Community

Saturday Jan 20th, 2018

For far too long, the barriers to learning for Erie County children living in poverty have been ignored or addressed through a “band-aid” approach. This is unacceptable. We, as a community, cannot be simply reactive anymore.

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United Way announces 2018-2021 funding cycle

Tuesday Jan 9th, 2018

In December 2017, United Way's Board of Directors approved a restructured impact strategy as part of United Way’s 2015-2018 strategic plan. This plan is focused on reducing poverty by changing community conditions so many more people become and remain self-sufficient.

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United Way's Erie FREE Taxes Super Saturday Kick Off

Friday Jan 5th, 2018

  Three locations providing free tax preparationIRS-certified volunteer tax preparers will complete tax returns for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) tax filers at United Way’s Super Saturday EITC Awareness Kick-Off event on January 20, 2018.

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