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United Way NCA Launches Inaugural ALICE Reports for the National Capital Area

The inaugural ALICE in the Crosscurrents Report gives a true picture of the nearly 500,000 National Capital Area households who are employed and earning above the Federal Poverty Line, yet are unable to afford the basic necessities.
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Mar 01, 2024

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How Access Supports Education Equality & Equity

Education is an essential aspect in the pursuit of social justice because...

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Jan 26, 2024

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Place-Based Strategies: What Are They and How Do They Work?

The word ‘community’ evokes a sense of belonging, a place where we...

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Jan 03, 2024

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The Gen Z Activism Survey

Generation Z is stepping into a world marked by economic instability, escalating...

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Dec 18, 2023

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The Social Responsibility Norm and Community Impact

What is the Social Responsibility Norm? The social responsibility norm (SRN) is...

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Dec 07, 2023

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United Way NCA Partners with Navy Federal to Promote Financial Literacy

In a world where financial decisions shape our daily lives, the ability...

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Dec 04, 2023

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Family Volunteering: Benefits & How to Get Involved

What Is Family Volunteering? Family volunteering is a type of all-ages group...


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