By Nancy Winckler-Zuniga Originally posted in The Florida Times-Union Judy Hicks vividly remembers the first time she walked around Hillside Cottage, one of the residential houses at Daniel Memorial. The cottage is a treatment home for children facing significant mental health disorders, most often attributable to abuse, neglect and/or abandonment. “I remember asking ‘where’s all their stuff?’” Hicks said. “When I was told that [it was] all they have, that they often come Read more […]
Shelby Babson became inspired to volunteer while taking a college class on focused on children. After researching various opportunities, she landed on Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida.
More than 300 guests packed into WJCT Studios Monday to learn how United Way of Northeast Florida and its partners work together for community change.
On the heels of what is estimated to be the most destructive natural disaster to hit Northeast Florida in more than a century, over $2 million has been pledged to Florida’s First Coast Relief Fund to support immediate and long-term relief and recovery efforts.
Northeast Florida’s largest funders once again are prepared to manage Florida’s First Coast Relief Fund to assist organizations helping those in Northeast Florida affected by Hurricane Irma.
As our community keeps an eye on Irma, we wish you, your family and teams a safe weekend as we prepare for the worst and hope for the best through the storm.
Not only did Success By 6 help the family financially, Jimmy received high-quality early learning, which is essential for success later in life.
Hope and her family are just one example of the thousands of lives changed by Full Service Schools every year.
Molly is cancer free and alive today thanks to United-Way-funded We Care and its dedicated network of physicians.
Young enjoys helping people understand numbers, and now in retirement, she’s found a new niche – volunteering with United Way of Northeast Florida’s RealSense financial-stability initiative as a volunteer tax preparer and financial educator.