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10th Annual Anti-Bullying GSA Summit

10th Annual Anti-Bullying GSA Summit

The United Way of Delaware’s PRIDE Council is working hard to bring back our 10th Annual Anti-Bullying GSA Summit (in-person) for LGBTQ+ youth, their advisors, and...
Delaware's Racial Equity Challenge Series

Growing Together in a Journey of Racial Learning

The Racial Equity Challenge During this month two years ago, the Delaware Racial Justice Collaborative and partners such asthe YWCA embarked on a journey of racial...
27th Annual AFL-CIO Golf Tourament - Back Creek Golf Club, Middletown, DE

27th Annual AFL-CIO Golf Tournament

Thank You Workers! If you’ve remained friends with someone for 27 years, do they move out of the friends category and into the family category? I, for one, can count...
Stand By Me NexGen - helping families plan and pay for college

Education & Our Future Workforce

How Do We Support the Education of Our Future Workforce? Recently, I heard about a promising young student who had everything he needed to go to college – good grades,...
August 2022 Book Bag and Resource Giveaway at Wilmington Library

2nd Annual Back-to-School Resource Fair

Putting Smiles on Many Faces Late August can be a difficult time for families, with school looming in the next month.  Especially this year, with rising prices. Parents...
Student talking with Teacher in the hallway - Implement a consistent developmental growth structure that students experience in every aspect of their lives - United Way of Delaware

Helping Young People Thrive in Life

This past week United Way of Delaware, President & CEO, Dr. Michelle Taylor, was part of a group that discussed how all of us across the state can implement a...
US Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester with United Way of Delaware Summer Interns

Young Voices Debate the Issues on DETV

Summer Intern debate  United Way of Delaware summer interns were invited to participate in a televised debate on DETV. The youth were asked to express their views on...
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Healthcare Equity & COVID in 2022

Let Them Eat Cake People were appalled that Marie Antoinette said, “Let them eat cake,” when the French complained they had no bread during the French Revolution in the...
Community Careers Board

Connecting Neighbors to Meaningful Careers: Delaware Community Careers Board

Many of Delaware’s top places to work are hiring right now. They’re looking for passionate employees who find value in what they do. Since we operate in a space where...
Dan & Bart Riding in Rehoboth

Celebrating PRIDE Month – 2022

Inclusivity & Opportunity For the LGBTQUIA+ Community in Delaware PRIDE Month provides a platform for celebrating visibility and acceptance. PRIDE is also about...
UWDE Annual Meeting / Celebration

2022 United Way of Delaware Annual Celebration

Do Good Things Every year United Way of Delaware holds an annual meeting to celebrate the good that's being done inside our communities. This year's event was hosted by...
United Way of Delaware / Delaware Racial Justice Collaborative - Men of Distinction Breakfast

Men of Distinction Breakfast

Fatherhood, Family & Mentorship On Friday, June 10th at 8 am, the United Way of Delaware and the Delaware Racial Justice Collaborative will host the first ever Men...


Feel Good Friday - July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022 / ed. 01

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, combatting homelessness in Sussex county, the Back-to-School resource fair, and Harambee Celebration Day, among other stories from the community.

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Feel Good Friday - July 29, 2022
July 29, 2022 / ed. 02

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about summer education programs around the state, the summer intern program, Latinos Unidos summer youth career day, and Solenis donating laptops, among others.

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Feel Good Friday - August 5, 2022
August 5, 2022 / ed. 01

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about health care equity, Reading Assist summer programs at Bancroft, summer interns debate on DETV, and the Back-to-School resource fair, among others.

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Feel Good Friday - August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022 / ed. 02

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about empowering our youth through education, National Hispanic Heritage Month, Lyrical Math at the Bancroft School, and generous corporate donation for the Back-to-School resource fair among others.

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Feel Good Friday - August 19, 2022
August 19, 2022 / ed. 03

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about the hugely successful Back-to-School resource fair at the Wilmington Public Library, Stand By Me coaches awards, NCCVT Summer Institute, and signing of HB 205, among others.

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Feel Good Friday - August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022 / ed. 04

In this edition of Feel Good Friday, read about college planning with Stand By Me NexGen, the importance of school attendance, vaccine access in The First State, and new housing for homeless adults in Sussex county, among other exciting stories.

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