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You are invited to spread the word about what it means to LIVE UNITED in the National Capital Area. United Way of the National Capital Area is improving the health, education and economic opportunity of all community members to create a more equitable region. When none are ignored, all will thrive.

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United Way NCA Selected by the Citi Foundation's Community Progress Makers Initiative

Unrestricted grant of $500,000 will enable United Way of the National Capital Area to address the need for place-based resource hubs that provide children and adults with integrated approaches to mental health, physical health, education and economic opportunity.
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Oct 15, 2021

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How Project Community Connect is Changing the Narrative Around Unhoused and ALICE Communities

Oct. 14, 2021 For many National Capital Area residents living one paycheck...

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Sep 20, 2021

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Equity and Social Justice, Definitions & Resources

Sept. 20, 2021 What does equity mean in terms of social justice?...

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Aug 31, 2021

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How to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Ida

Support United Ways across the Southeast to provide critical resources to community...

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Aug 27, 2021

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Racial Equity vs. Equality – Definitions & Differences

Aug. 27, 2021 What is the difference between racial equity and racial...

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Aug 27, 2021

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What Is Social Equity? Definition & Examples

Aug. 27, 2021 Learn more about what social equity is and how...

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Aug 20, 2021

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Community Schools on Reopening in the Face of Ongoing Pandemic

With the start of the new school year just around the corner,...


Media Contact

For media inquiries, please contact Nedelka Phillips, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Fundraising., at nphillips@uwnca.org or call (202) 488-2086.