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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.
Sep 14, 2023


iHeart Radio’s CEOs You Should Know- Rosie Allen-Herring, Pres. & CEO, United Way of the National Capital Area

Rosie Allen-Herring (President and CEO of United Way of the National Capital...

Aug 29, 2023


The Childcare Cost Burden for Low-Income Households Around the U.S.

The escalating expenses of childcare across the United States have emerged as...

Aug 17, 2023


What Is Safeguarding? The Importance of Child Protection

Protecting children’s development is paramount to fostering a safe and thriving society....

Jul 24, 2023


Health Disparities: Creating Health Care Equity for Minorities

Despite significant advancements in health care, disparities persist among marginalized populations in...

Jul 17, 2023


The Best U.S. Cities for Fair Chance Employment

In the United States today, there are more than 19 million individuals...

Jun 29, 2023


The Four Types of Racism

With its complex history, racism is oftentimes taught to others on a...

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