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Friday, October 20, 2017
The American spirit of generosity and community is unique.  In the wake of the natural disasters in Texas, Florida, the Caribbean and Mexico, the horrific shooting in Las Vegas and the California wildfires, the outpouring of support has been immediate.  Your generosity is deeply appreciated by all who will benefit. But the everyday tragedies that occur here in Central Jersey have not gone away.  Organizations like United Way and our community...
Thursday, October 19, 2017
When it helps to provide books for children who are learning to read!   Nothing is more frustrating than trying to learn to read and not being able to.  Combine this with decades of research that many children experience the “summer slide”, up to two months of learning loss while they are out of school, and you have the potential for future academic disaster. That’s why United Way of Central Jersey partnered for a second year with JFK Elementary...