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Feeding families a Thanksgiving feast

2018-12-06T16:21:26+00:00 December 5th, 2018|

You donated, we partnered and together we made Thanksgiving happen for thousands of families. Find out how our community helped families in need celebrate a holiday full of thanks.

At-risk youth continue to thrive with impact partner AMIkids

2019-01-11T16:22:59+00:00 December 5th, 2018|

AMIkids, a long-held United Way partner, is dedicated to help our community’s young people discover the potential within them. Learn how their Path to Success program is providing at-risk youth with experimental education opportunities in a marine environment, with the ultimate goal of reducing recidivism.

Become a part of our investment process!

2018-12-06T10:08:37+00:00 December 5th, 2018|

Volunteers are the heart and soul of United Way. Learn how being an impact council volunteer helps ensure the true impact of United Way of Miami-Dade in our community.

Trauma-informed care takes center stage at community training

2018-11-01T12:53:45+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

United Way of Miami-Dade and The Melissa Institute recently teamed up to host a trauma-informed care training conference. From substance abuse to racial trauma and creating safe spaces, the conference offered practitioners the tools needed to help clients overcome trauma.

A closer look at early education

2018-11-01T17:43:59+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

Children born into low-income families begin life at a significant disadvantage as compared to children from higher-income families. With nearly 30% of infants in Miami-Dade living in poverty, we are working to level the playing field for all children through our Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership program because one’s zip code shouldn’t predetermine one’s future.

Celebrate a global day of giving with Giving Tuesday

2018-11-30T12:57:24+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

This Giving Tuesday, we are dedicating our efforts to help improve the lives of older adults in our community through programs like Golden Wishes, which helps fulfill long-held dreams by granting special wishes for older adults living on limited fixed income.

Indra Nooyi to headline 2019 Women United Breakfast

2019-02-04T12:20:05+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

Miami’s most influential and successful women will celebrate philanthropy and service to community at next year’s Women United Breakfast, featuring Indra Nooyi, chairman of PepsiCo, who has been consistently ranked among the world’s most powerful women by Forbes and Fortune magazines.

Meet Derek

2018-10-31T21:53:16+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

Finances are just one of the many struggles veterans face upon their return to civilian life. Discover how Derek overcame his challenges with the help of United Way Mission United, a program dedicated to serving veterans and their families.

Happy for the Holidays

2019-02-04T18:19:53+00:00 October 31st, 2018|

‘Tis the season for giving – to family, friends and those less fortunate. From volunteering and toy drives to gifts of caring, United Way offers many options to brighten the holidays for those less fortunate.