A Celebration of Reading

Posted: Monday, June 20, 2016

Today Kevin Cleary, United Way Board Member and Vice President of Sales at IBM, visited Book Buddies at Gov. Clinton Elementary School.

Kevin got to witness Book Buddies “in action” working with at-risk children. Clinton is on their 5th year in the Book Buddies Program. ...

Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2016

Annette Sullivan began working at United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region just over two years ago. Currently, she serves as the Executive Assistant and Board Liaison to the President & CEO, Jeannie Montano. Before joining United Way, Annette was an employee of IBM and had a career that spanned 35 years. “Ever since I...

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2016

 As the daughter of two prominent community leaders in Dutchess County, giving back has always been an ingrained philosophy for Julia Pagones. “Growing up I was always taught the importance of giving back and making a difference in the community. I know how much of an impact one person can have...

Posted: Friday, May 06, 2016

Posted: Monday, April 18, 2016

Michelle Nepton has had a “whirlwind of a year!” Michelle joined United Way just over a year ago to manage United Way’s workplace campaigns throughout Dutchess and Orange Counties. Just recently she was promoted to Donor Development Manager and looks forward to her new job seeking foundational support for...

Posted: Monday, March 28, 2016