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Day of Caring
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Day of Caring

In response to the health crisis and in adherence with recommendations of state and local Departments of Health, we have postponed Day of Caring until further notice.
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Coronavirus in Rochester: How you can help, in all different ways
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Coronavirus in Rochester: How you can help, in all different ways

The Democrat and Chronicle highlights the critical volunteer needs in our community during this crisis.
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Thank You!
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Thank You!

When the initial call for support came out, our community responded!
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As demand surges for personal protective equipment, donations fill gaps
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As demand surges for personal protective equipment, donations fill gaps

United Way is making sure our community's nonprofits that are providing essential services during the pandemic have the hand sanitizer, gowns, gloves and masks they need to keep their staff and clients safe and healthy.
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#UnitedWayWednesdays on Fox Rochester
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#UnitedWayWednesdays on Fox Rochester

On this week's United Way Wednesday on 13 WHAM ABC with Alexis Arnold, the executive director from our community partner, Bivona Child Advocacy Center, gave critical advice about steps we can take to make sure kids are safe.
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United Way Wednesday: Helping the community amid coronavirus outbreak
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United Way Wednesday: Helping the community amid coronavirus outbreak

United Way of Greater Rochester President and CEO Jamie Saunders joins Fox Rochester in this week's United Way Wednesday.
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United Way Event Update
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United Way Event Update

Due to the immediate health concerns of COVID-19, all United Way events that were scheduled in April and May are canceled or postponed.
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Foodlink Partners with United Way to Coordinate COVID-19 Volunteer Efforts
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Foodlink Partners with United Way to Coordinate COVID-19 Volunteer Efforts

Due to the growing community need from the outbreak of COVID-19, Foodlink is enlisting the help of United Way to rally local healthy volunteers to help fill boxes of critical food supplies.
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Outpouring of Support from Community for COVID-19 Response
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Outpouring of Support from Community for COVID-19 Response

ESL Charitable Foundation Announces $1 Million Gift to Community Crisis Fund; Local Foundations, Individual Donors, and Volunteers Respond Within Hours; Needs Expected to Grow and Accelerate
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Monroe County Executive Announces Alignment of Community Resources in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak
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Monroe County Executive Announces Alignment of Community Resources in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

United Way and Rochester Area Community Foundation Activate Community Crisis Fund; COVID-specific Volunteer United Portal Channels Community Goodwill; New Human Service Support Hub Builds on Monroe County Systems Integration Project
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Information About Census Funding
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Information About Census Funding

The State recently released new program requirements around Census grant funding.
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Your gift can be doubled!
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Your gift can be doubled!

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Thank you for launching United Way's 2020 Campaign!
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Thank you for launching United Way's 2020 Campaign!

On January 16, we launched our community campaign...
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Evolving Philanthropy for Collective Impact
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Evolving Philanthropy for Collective Impact

United Way partner Andrew Brady interviewed Barbara on his For the Evolution of Business podcast. They discuss the future of philanthropy and how business leaders can maximize their impact.
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Dear Rochester - Thank you!
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Dear Rochester - Thank you!

Dear Rochester - thank you for an incredible year! Let's celebrate everything we have accomplished together.
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