uwsd.org - Main Channel https://uwsd.org/ Showing Up for Success! https://uwsd.org/post/310/Showing-Up-for-SuccessI By Jen Burleigh
MSW Student | Community Impact Intern Being an attendance H.E.R.O. means being here, every day, ready to learn, and on time. It may seem like a simple acronym, but for ma…
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Live United to Define Humanity https://uwsd.org/post/309/Live-United-to-Define-Humanity There are as many ways to define humanity as there are unique beings in the Universe. No matter how we might distinguish it, the evidence of our humanity is always, unquestionably seen in our… Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0700 Uniting Philanthropists from all Walks of Life https://uwsd.org/post/300/Uniting-Philanthropists-from-all-Walks-of-Life Philanthropists are most often envisioned as individuals graciously sharing their good fortune. However, affecting permanent change is far more complicated than it appears, requiring a large n… Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0700 Four Ways to Help Your Local School https://uwsd.org/post/299/Four-Ways-to-Help-Your-Local-School Whether or not you have children living in your home, the school in your neighborhood could use your help. Here are four ways you could contribute your time and talents to help a student succe… Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0700 Good Nutrition at Home - Raising Food-Smart Kids https://uwsd.org/post/307/Good-Nutrition-at-Home-Raising-Food-Smart-Kids One of the most important steps parents can take to raise food-smart, healthy kids is to teach their children about nutrition. By creating a supportive environment that allows children to easi… Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0700 Charity Donations Become Tax Deductions https://uwsd.org/post/304/Charity-Donations-Become-Tax-Deductions Did you know that supporting United Way efforts to improve your community with monetary donations not only helps your neighbors, but can also earn you tax deductions? Fortunately, tax laws oft… Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0700 Get into Charity for Children https://uwsd.org/post/303/Get-into-Charity-for-Children One of the most important issues that society faces is how to care for children, protect their welfare, and prepare them for the future. And what about those unfortunate children who do not ha… Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0700 Creating Healthy Meal Plans for Kids https://uwsd.org/post/302/Creating-Healthy-Meal-Plans-for-Kids Saying that little ones can get picky at mealtime is an understatement. To create healthy meal plans (ones that kids will actually eat), get creative! Children don't like the same foods as adu… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0700 5 Ways to Give to Your Favorite Charity https://uwsd.org/post/301/5-Ways-to-Give-to-Your-Favorite-Charity Supporting a charity is more than just making monetary donations. Giving time, talents, and encouragement creates a solid foundation for any organization to grow upon. When funds are low, try… Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 -0700 Celebrate the Joy of Giving on #GivingTuesday! https://uwsd.org/post/308/Celebrate-the-Joy-of-Giving-on-NGivingTuesdayI On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, United Way of San Diego County is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving! After shopping for gifts on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, t… Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:00:00 -0700