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Each year during National Volunteer Week, we take the time to recognize the people and organizations that inspire us to serve,...

Posted: Friday, April 20, 2018 Related:

National Volunteer Week, April 15th through the 21st, is an opportunity to celebrate the impact of volunteer service and the power of volunteers to come together to tackle tough challenges, and build stronger, more resilient communities.

Each year, we take this time to recognize the people and organizations that inspire us to serve, recognizing and...

Posted: Monday, April 16, 2018 Related:

Poverty is one of the key economic influencers of our region and its impact on our workforce can be felt by businesses and the community as a whole. The growing ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) population is made up of those who are earning above the federal poverty line, but not enough to afford a basic household budget of housing, child care, food,...

Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Related:

Women United Members enjoyed a rich and inspiring day at the state Capitol in Baton Rouge on Monday, March 26th. To kick things off, Melanie Bronfin, Director of the Louisiana Policy Institute for Children, led a Press Conference to discuss an urgent issue for our state, early childhood...

Posted: Thursday, April 05, 2018 Related:


Our most recent data shows 19% of Louisiana’s population is living in poverty. The federal poverty line varies between individuals [$11,490] and families [$23,550...

Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Related:

United Way of Southeast Louisiana is bringing together individuals who are retired or nearing retirement and wish to stay active in our community by forming a Retire United affinity group. Through these retirees’...

Posted: Friday, March 23, 2018 Related:

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