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Although he will admit it only seems like 6 years ago, it was in fact 26 years ago that Ed Broderick, then an IBM employee, first experienced the United Way Loaned Executive program. Fast forward to 2016 and Ed Broderick is now retired and once again a Loaned Executive. Ed says “The need was great then and we have been making...

Posted: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

When you finally land that job you’ve been hoping for, you don’t let anything get in your way—not even being homeless. Things had finally turned around for Jesse and he was grateful to be working at a production warehouse, but he still wasn’t able to afford an apartment. But when Jesse had his taxes prepared at...

Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017

Gabrielle Hill, a resident of Newburgh, volunteered to speak about what it's like to live as ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) with the media and she's shared her story generously in the hope that people would reach out and help others. 

Recently, Briggette Sayegh's report about ALICE in the Hudson Valley...

Posted: Friday, December 23, 2016
Before the first United Way ALICE Report, ALICE was a population and a community issue without a name or face. The release of this study offered a new way to accurately quantify these households and to talk about the challenges that they face, just like Gabrielle of Newbugh...
Posted: Friday, December 23, 2016

Martin Luther King, Jr Day of Service 2017 Volunteer Opportunities

Posted: Wednesday, December 21, 2016

 

Through our online volunteer portal and Facebook app, United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region makes it easy for individuals and companies to ensure everyone finds their perfect volunteer "match." 

Why? Not only is it a great way to give back, but volunteering is ...

Posted: Thursday, December 08, 2016

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