United Way

Charitable giving
Steve Bisson/Savannah Morning News via AP
June 18, 2019 - 12:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Charitable giving by individual Americans in 2018 suffered its biggest drop since the Great Recession of 2008-09, in part because of Republican-backed changes in tax policy, according to the latest comprehensive report on Americans' giving patterns. The Giving USA report , released...
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The Wolf administration hosted a resource fair for furloughed federal workers Tuesday at the local United Way's regional office in Center City.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
January 22, 2019 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Wolf administration hosted a resource fair for furloughed federal workers Tuesday at the local United Way's regional office in Center City. More than 30 days into the partial government shutdown, furloughed IRS employee Marva Brown is getting desperate. "Well, I'm...
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United Way President and CEO Bill Golderer speaks about the RISE Partnership, Jan. 15, 2019.
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
January 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Area stakeholders, including foundations and funders like the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, are coming together to contribute to several nonprofits as a means to help them in their missions. The RISE (Readiness, Implementation, and...
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KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
June 05, 2018 - 9:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Free rides are coming to people in need in Philadelphia, courtesy of a nonprofit and a ride-hailing app. But unlike most popular ridesharing apps, you do not need a smartphone to take advantage of the service. United Way Worldwide and Lyft are partnering together in...
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