Real People, Real Stories

  • OST Program Turned Her Passion Into A Reality

    Emie has accomplished a lot for being just 18 years old. She recently graduated from Assumption [...]

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  • Transforming Lives Outside the Classroom

    At Metro United Way, our goal is to ensure every child in our community succeeds in school and [...]

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  • Youth Achievement through Art

    Metro United Way is dedicated to ensuring our youth stay on track to graduate high school on [...]

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  • 9 out of 10 Teachers Agree: Kids Need Social & Emotional Learning

    Think of the social skills that have helped you become a successful adult. •Are you a [...]

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  • Summer of Science: No Learning Loss Here!

    For most children summer means sleeping in, spending time with friends or playing sports and [...]

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  • Letting Youth Voices be Heard

    At Metro United Way, we bring together people and resources to tackle our community’s [...]

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  • Playing to Prepare for Kindergarten

    Amanda Perry, an Excellence Academy teacher at Dorman Preschool, used a hula hoop as a learning [...]

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  • Excellence Academy Empowers Teachers

    Recently one of the teachers at our Excellence Academy early learning centers, Sarah Bonifer, [...]

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