Connecting to the Breakfast Challenge on a Personal Level
Growing up, I struggled in school and would misbehave often. While I had the unconditional love of my family, we struggled like many other families and not having breakfast was normal. Research now shows us there is a strong correlation between childhood hunger and children struggling in school. Read Article
Emerging Leaders Don’t Take a Rain Check!
Guest blogger Jordan McKerney is a marketing communications professional and a volunteer with the United Way Emerging Leaders marketing committee, where she focuses on planning… Read Article
Young Pros Give Back to Young Kids at WestSide Baby
Check out guest blogger Liz Kent's post about the latest Emerging Leader second Saturday project that she and fellow young professionals volunteered at and how just a few hours can make an impact. Read Article
Your second Saturday just got a little more inspired
Guest blogger Anne Disabato volunteers with United Way on the Emerging Leaders Marketing Committee along with several other young professionals. Read on to get the inside story around Second Saturdays. Read Article
Curious about Emerging Leaders?
Curious about what United Way's Emerging Leaders do? Read on to find out. Read Article
For young pros, Saturdays are for giving back
Young professionals give back with United Way as Emerging Leaders as well as network with community leaders. It’s about lending a hand and shaking hands with people from all different industries, neighborhoods and backgrounds. Find out what they do and how you can join. Read Article
Giving back really bears fruit
Guest blogger Jordan McKerney is a marketing communications professional and a volunteer with the United Way Emerging Leaders marketing committee, where she focuses on planning and promoting volunteer opportunities. Check out their recent volunteer success. Read Article
Sort, tag, make a difference – check!
Young professionals volunteer with United Way in the Emerging Leaders group. Read on to check out their rewarding experience volunteering. Read Article
Play-Doh, Legos & Emerging Leaders
Guest blogger Anne Disabato from Microsoft volunteers on our Emerging Leaders Marketing Committee. Read on to get the inside story around volunteering with the Emerging Leaders. Read Article
Break out the cap and gowns, baby squash are graduating!
Cassie Lee is a Warranty Business Analyst at PACCAR Inc., who was inspired to get more involved in the community. For her, Emerging Leaders was the answer; so here she is after only just a few volunteer experiences, writing on the positive effects she has seen so far. Read Article