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The Time is Now for United Way to be Bold

Jun 04, 2017
June 4, 2017 By CHRISTINE AMER MAYER, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY BOARD CHAIR AND PRESIDENT OF GAR FOUNDATION For nearly 100 years, United Way of Summit County has worked to improve this community,...

Return on Investment: How United Way Multiplies Donor Contributions, Part 2

Mar 06, 2017
March 6, 2017 By JIM MULLEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY In part one of this blog post, I talked about how United Way of Summit County leverages donor contributions to maximize...

Innovative Solutions to Intractable Problems – Planning a Future We Can Aspire To, Together

Dec 02, 2016
December 2, 2016 By DAVID JENNINGS, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY BOARD MEMBER, AND DIRECTOR OF THE AKRON-SUMMIT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY My first exposure to United Way was in 1977, when I was hired,...

Channeling Passion Into Action: Building Impact Through Volunteer Engagement

Oct 24, 2016
October 24, 2017 By BILL LOWERY, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY BOARD MEMBER; REALTOR, STOUFFER REALTY INC. Published on crainsclevelandbusiness.com In March of this year, I had the privilege of...

Return on Investment: How United Way Multiplies Donor Contributions - Part 1

Sep 27, 2016
September 29, 2016 By JIM MULLEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY Perhaps you’re used to hearing “return on investment,” or “ROI,” as a financial term. Perhaps you think it sounds out...

United Way, Dan Pallotta and the Power of Big Ideas

Aug 08, 2016
August 8, 2016 By JIM MULLEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO, UNITED WAY OF SUMMIT COUNTY This month, we at United Way are thrilled to be hosting author, activist and entrepreneur Dan Pallotta at our annual...

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