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2019 Volunteer Awards Winners

2019-06-24T17:50:53+00:00 June 17th, 2019|

United Way Board Chair Carlos Migoya and President and CEO Maria C. Alonso celebrated the extraordinary contributions of five outstanding volunteers at the United ...

Financial planning for natural disasters

2019-06-05T11:38:57+00:00 June 5th, 2019|

Hurricanes and other natural disasters can impact a budget in unexpected ways. Make sure those you love are prepared for any occurrence with tips from one of our United Way’s financial coaches.

A prom-perfect day for older adults in our community

2019-06-05T11:39:46+00:00 June 5th, 2019|

LINC put on a Senior Prom … with a twist. Older adults from Southwest Social Services, a United Way impact partner, were treated to a day worthy of prom poses, corsages, makeovers and photo booths — and plenty of opportunities to dance.

Meet Filiberto

2019-06-05T15:06:15+00:00 June 5th, 2019|

Filiberto has had a couple of unfortunate surprises. With the passing of time, life has gotten just a little more difficult for him. When he stepped in to help raise his grandchildren, he quickly realized that he started to need some support of his own. Thanks to United Way and United HomeCare, he is able to stay at home with his family while getting the assistance he needs to live his best life.

95 years strong

2019-04-30T17:38:39+00:00 May 15th, 2019|

Our United Way of Miami-Dade celebrated 95 years in the community with a day of service at six of our original partner agencies, giving back and reflecting on the past while building on our future.

Small businesses make a big impact!

2019-05-01T10:59:56+00:00 May 1st, 2019|

Businesses are rooted in the community — and community involvement can be valuable for recruitment and retention of engaged employees for companies looking to make an impact on the future of our community. Learn how our new giving community can not only help build businesses, but employee morale too.

Meet Sandrell and Rachel

2019-05-01T10:15:26+00:00 May 1st, 2019|

Sandrell, a single mother, enrolled her daughter Rachel at a young age in one of United Way’s partner agencies, the Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida. Rachel’s involvement has helped her prepare for the real world — even before she was able to understand what the real world was.

United for the future

2019-04-30T17:34:32+00:00 May 1st, 2019|

Now more than ever, America must come together around shared values, to build stronger communities and help every person. That’s why our United Way recently partnered with Peter Buffett, musician and philanthropist (and the youngest son of investor Warren Buffett) for a community conversation that engaged more people more deeply in lasting change.