United Way Worldwide

Jul 1, 2019

Ensuring that Charitable Giving is Accessible to All Americans

Policymakers agree that the American spirit to give in support of our neighbors and communities should be easily accessible to all Americans, not just the wealthy. Calls are growing for a “universal tax deduction,” which would level the playing field for all taxpayers.

Jun 24, 2019

6.24.19 US News

Pacific Foods distributes $20,000 hunger fighting grants, United Way names new president, Common Impact launches volunteering evaluation platform, and more.

Dec 17, 2018

12.17.18 US News

Cal State LA receives three grants totaling $3.7 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs, Husson University AmeriCorps Team builds window inserts for low-income households, Intel exceeds its 50th anniversary volunteer goal, and more.

Aug 3, 2015

8.3.15 US Nonprofit News

Robin Hood Foundation awards $250,000 grant to Services for the UnderServed, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and Philanthropy Southwest to host The Collaboration Conference, Forbes announces $1 million global social impact Change-the-World Social Entrepreneurs Competition, and more.

Mar 9, 2015

3.9.15 US Nonprofit News

Rocketship Education receives $2 million gift, Mutual of Omaha Foundation announces 19 grants, Levi Stauss & Co announces partnership with The Pollination Project, and more.

Sep 19, 2013

9.19.13 U.S. News Bits

Charities and businesses rally to help after the Colorado floods, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation donates $5 million to African-American banks, 20 high school volunteers are selected as ANNpower Grantees, United Way Worldwide hires its first chief strategy officer, and more.

Aug 22, 2013

08.22.13: U.S. News Bits

The new $1 million Jewish Social Change Matching Fund is launched, Michelin donates tires to the Yellowstone Park Foundation, United Way Worldwide hires three new leaders, the Pencils of Promise campaign gives school supplies to students in developing regions, and more.

Oct 3, 2012

10.04.12.: US News Bits

Liberty Hill Foundation announces grants to LGBTQ youth, Harlem School of the Arts receives grant, AmeriCares announces new director of US programs, and more.