No one should have to choose between being able to afford groceries for their family or paying for healthcare coverage. Maggie, a healthcare worker in an assisted living residence in upstate New York, understands this predicament more than most.
United Way is excited to once again participate in a national effort to engage and mobilize Americans in our political process; specifically, by helping to register more than a hundred thousand voters across the country on September 26, 2017— National Voter Registration Day.
There is no clear dividing line between immediate relief and long-term recovery.
Those who can afford to start thinking about the future as the water recedes and the debris is cleared.
September 11th. It is nearly impossible for most Americans to think of the day without sadness, anger or fear. There are ways, however, to shift the narrative, to direct our energy outward. To remember, and to serve.