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Rick Deadwyler and Michelle A. Taylor

Farewell to Rick Deadwyler, Outgoing UWDE Board Chair

UWDE bids farewell to Rick Deadwyler, a remarkable leader who has served as the Board Chair of United Way of Delaware for the past three years. Rick’s tenure has...
Brian Nourie, Rick Deadwyler, and Michelle A. Taylor

Introducing Brian Nourie, United Way of Delaware’s New Board Chair

As announced at UWDE’s Annual Celebration on June 6, 2024, Brian Nourie assumes the Chair of UWDE’s Board of Directors as of July 1, 2024, as prior Board...
Representations of the Pride and Transgender Flags

Reflections on Pride Month

“Say it loud, gay is proud.” This was the official chant of the first march for gay rights, organized to commemorate the first anniversary of the uprising at the...
Juneteenth Freedom Day June 19 2024

Celebrating Juneteenth: Freedom, Reflection, and Unity in Delaware

Juneteenth is more than just a date on the calendar. It celebrates freedom, resilience, and the ongoing journey toward racial equality. It’s a time to reflect on the...
FAFSA Help - United Way of Delaware and Stand By Me Delaware

UWDE’s Stand By Me Delaware Initiative Helps Pave the Way for FAFSA Success

UWDE’s Stand By Me Delaware Initiative Helps Pave the Way for FAFSA Success by helping to ensure students across our state have the support they need to complete...
As seen in Delaware Public Media

In the News: New data shows more struggling households in Delaware despite increase in wages

New data shows more struggling households in Delaware despite increase in wages, as UWDE Director of Public Policy and Engagement John Fisher-Klein tells Delaware...
Autism awareness

Living With a Child With Autism

Another name for Autism Awareness Month is Autism Acceptance Month. That’s what Kendra Haynes, whose son Carey was diagnosed at age 3, prefers to celebrate.

Our Volunteers Make Our Work Possible - UWDE Volunteers at Wilmington Public Library

Celebrating Our United Way of Delaware Volunteers

April is National Volunteer Month, and as we close out the month, it’s time to shine a spotlight on the stars who illuminate our path with their unwavering...
As Seen In Delaware Business Times

UWDE President and CEO Michelle Taylor Visits the White House

United Way of Delaware President and CEO Michelle A. Taylor, Ed. D., visited the White House along with other Delaware leaders on April 13, 2024, as part of the...
As Seen In WMDT ABC 47

One Year After the Sussex Tornado, Neighbors Are Still Struggling

UWDE Sussex County Staff Member Sarah Carter Advocates For Tornado Victims One Year After The Deadly Storm

As Seen In Bay to Bay News

United Way of Delaware Staff Comment on Delaware Poverty, ALICE

UWDE Chief Operating Officer Dan Cruce and VP of Engagement & Partnerships Tierra Fair Discuss Poverty and ALICE in Delaware.

As Seen In Delaware Business Times

Do More 24 Campaign Breaks Donor Records

Do More 24 Delaware held its ninth annual campaign with a record of nearly 20,500 donors and brought in over $2.3 million for more than 500 Delaware nonprofits...

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