County Budget Invests in ALICE Families

Yesterday evening, United Way Miami President & CEO, Maria C. Alonso spoke in support of the proposed County Budget under consideration by the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners. The hearing presented an opportunity for United Way to speak in support of funding for programs in line with our mission, and to highlight programs where ...

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Impact Roundtables Recap

Between July 20 – 28, 2021, our United Way Public Policy Committee hosted a series of five meetings organized around our ...

Impact Roundtable: Health

United Way of Miami-Dade has long supported advocacy and public policy change in our efforts to improve the lives of our ...

In Session – FY22 Budget

The $101.5 billion FY22 Budget signed by Governor DeSantis is 10% larger than the current year, even with $1.5B in vetoes. Bolstered ...

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Tax season may bring financial relief to struggling families     With working and minority families the most impacted by the economic impacts of the ...

In Session 2021 – Sine Die

As of April 30, the 2021 Legislative Session is over. The $101.5 billion FY22 Budget signed by Governor DeSantis is 10% larger than the ...

In Session 2021 – Week 8

Week 8 - Appropriations We are in week 8 of Session and bills that have not yet made it through all ...

In Session 2021 – Week 6

Welcome Reprieves With just three weeks left in the 2021 Session, the House and Senate passed their budget proposals last week ...

In Session 2021 – Week 3

Speaker Sprowls announces plan to reduce Maternal Mortality In a press conference Tuesday, Speaker Chris Sprowls, along with House Health & Human ...