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Community Story: Gina Rebuilds After Domestic Violence

Domestic violence— also known as intimate partner violence— affects thousands of Tennesseans, both women and men of all colors and backgrounds. In this community story, we highlight…

Ready, Set, Vaccinate

Last year, our health efforts helped 12,829 people access medical, dental, and behavioral care, as well as a counseling and therapies. With cooler weather approaching, we’re happy to share a few actions you can take to…

Milestones for Kids

Five is an exciting age for many children. It marks the year that most children enter kindergarten– leaving their family for the first time to engage in a formal education with their peers. By age 5, kids should be demonstrating key social, cognitive…

Take A Stand: Denim Day

On April 24— the 20th anniversary of Denim Day— millions of people across the world will wear jeans with a purpose, support survivors, and educate themselves and others about all forms of sexual violence. April is Sexual Assault….

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VITA Awareness Day

For almost 50 years, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs have provided free tax preparation services to millions of taxpayers—including low and moderate-income households, the elderly, people with disabilities, and people with…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Peggy Blake

We’re elated to kickoff a Volunteer Spotlight to honor the efforts of our amazing volunteers! Our Community Investments Panel is comprised of local volunteers that steer donor funds and community impact….

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January Twitter Chat

United Way’s monthly Twitter chats are a great way for local United Ways to amplify our collective mission and share the impact of our work within our respective communities. In coming together, we draw attention to important issues that deeply…

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A Gift for You and Your Future

A will is one “tool” that United Way provides to help ensure families are stable and protected. Completing a will is one of the most important steps you can take for yourself and your family. A will can legally protect your spouse, children, and assets while spelling out…

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