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Child Care Center Celebrates National Accreditation; is Tops for Tiny Tots! Who:      United Way of Southeast Louisiana and its Women’s Leadership Council; Pearlie Harris, owner Royal Castle Child Development Center, a United Way partner agency; parents, students and other community partners...
Making a difference from Belle Chasse to Venice United Way of Southeast Louisiana is proud to announce that businessman Michael M. Bush has agreed to serve as United Way’s 2015 Campaign Chair in Plaquemines Parish. Bush is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mississippi River Bank, and...
  Register Now to Attend the Taping of Louisiana Public Broadcasting's Louisiana Public Square   Access to quality early childhood education and childcare is the single biggest indicator of future educational success and worker retention. Louisiana passed legislation to restructure and improve...
United Ways Team Up for Flood Relief SEC football, devoted fans and tailgating will take on a deeper meaning this Saturday as the game between the University of South Carolina Gamecocks and the LSU Tigers moves to Baton Rouge. In Columbia and throughout South Carolina rising floodwaters and dam...
Because of the generosity of Shell and its employees, United Way is engaging youth and young people in our community, with the hope of shaping tomorrow’s leaders.     Meet Jenny, a participant in United Way’s Mission Ignition initiative, where local high schools and students compete to complete...
United Way 2015-2016 Campaign Chair, Rick Haase, president, Latter & Blum, discusses what this place needs is You!  We need more donors, advocates and volunteers to join us in our effort to reduce proverty.  We do this by creating economic opportunity for everyone.  To accomplish this goal we...
August 22 - Kickoff at New Orleans Saints Preseason Game On Saturday August 22, United Way special guests were invited to  “run the flag” at the New Orleans Saints’ pre-season game against the New England Patriots.  100 volunteers were invited to unfurl the American Flag across the field of the...
Roadmap to Success Executive Summary Ensuring children in small childcare settings are safe and read for kindergarten. Entrusting children to someone else’s care is one of the most difficult things a parent can do. Yet economic realities demand that most parentsof young children rely on child care...
United Way of Southeast Louisiana Public Policy Committee The Louisiana Legislature convened April 13, 2015 with its final adjournment June 11th. The United Way of Southeast Louisiana’s (UWSELA) 2015 Public Policy Legislative Agenda was based on the findings of our Community Impact’s Big Issues as...

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