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Beacon Journal editorial board: After a decade of tax cuts — Ohioans in financial hardship

Oct 06, 2017
Published on October 6, 2017 by Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com> When Statehouse Republicans started reducing taxes in 2005, they didn’t promise that a decade later a larger share of working Ohioans...

United Way study finds 40% of Summit County households struggle to afford basics

Oct 04, 2017
As published by Crain's Cleveland Business on October 4, 2017 By DAN SHINGLER   Akron's on the rebound but not all of its residents have bounced back yet. That's according to a new report from Ohio...

United Way: 40 percent of Ohio households struggle to pay basic expenses

Oct 04, 2017
As published on Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com on October 4, 2017 By Rick Armon Beacon Journal staff writer Forty percent of Ohio households struggle to pay for basic living expenses, a new...

Groundbreaking study reveals 2 in 5 Summit County households struggle to afford basics

Oct 04, 2017
There are more than 85,000 households in Summit County unable to afford the state’s cost of living, with conditions still lagging behind pre-recession levels, according to the United Way ALICE Report...

United Way’s iC.A.R.E. mentoring program awarded more than $100,000 in grant funding

Sep 13, 2017
This summer, United Way of Summit County was awarded more than $100,000 in funding to support its iC.A.R.E. in-school mentoring program. The funding comes in the form of a $100,000 Community...

United Way announces impact strategies, public policy agenda at Knight Breakfast

Aug 17, 2017
At United Way of Summit County’s annual Knight Breakfast this morning, president Jim Mullen unveiled the organization’s comprehensive strategy map, aimed at successfully achieving its previously...

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