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
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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
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
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
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